Selections of the Ancient Costume of Great Britain & Ireland

By: Smith, Charles Hamilton

Price: £490.00

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a fine, clean copy, with excellent colour, of this well-known costume book which covers the historical costumes of England from the seventh to the sixteenth century. It's bound in old half dark green morocco, gilt title, marbled sides, all edges gilt, later cream coloured endpapers, folio, overall size 14.5 by 10 inches. Illustrated with 60 hand coloured plates, a pictorial title page and dedication leaf, both coloured. The front cover is slightly bowed, there is some faint browning to the title and dedication leaf and minors scuffing to the corners and spine ends otherwise a very nice copy, fresh and clean throughout and with the plates richly coloured. £490.00

Title: Selections of the Ancient Costume of Great Britain & Ireland

Author Name: Smith, Charles Hamilton

Categories: Colour Plate Books,

Publisher: London, Colnaghi nd Co: 1814

Seller ID: 002361