London: Chapman and Hall, 1880. 8vo. Very Good. Item #15228
GORGEOUS fine binding in contemporary 3/4 calf over cloth binding.
From the 1880 Library Edition 0f 30 volumes.
Tan calf over tan cloth covered boards with gilt ruling . Raised bands to spine with titling and ruling in gilt. Marbled end papers with gilt top edges. Square tight binding. Clean interiors. Attractive previous owner bookplate to front pastedown. Thin linear strip of discoloration to front board and mid-spine where it appears the binding rubbed up against something.
A strikingly beautiful fine-binding.