London: Chapman and Hall, Limited, 1888. 1st Edition. 8vo. Very Good / No Jacket. Item #15204
This scarce 1888 1st Edition features historic black and white photographs of historic Irish traditional lace designs along with detailed descriptions of each.
Thin yellow illustrated cloth over thick card stock boards. Illustration and titling in green. Square tight binding. Clean interior, save for previous bookseller notation and price in pencil to verso of front end paper. Mild offsetting to end papers and light soiling to boards.
Overall a very handsome edition of a scarce piece of Irish fashion history!