The book's full title: "Tortures and Trials of the Christian Martyrs from the 'De SS. Martyrum Cruciatibus' of the Rev. Father Antonio Gallonio, Illustrated with the Forty-Six Original Plates and Containing a Note on the Origin and Scope of the Book." This book is one of 1125 copies on English mould-made paper, numbered 76-1200, of which this is number 911. The book has a thin paper dust-jacket, is bound in dark-brown cloth boards, and has gilt lettering on the spine. The top edge of the book is gilt. Condition: the dust-jacket has some moderate to heavy marking, discolouration, staining, and tearing around the edges. The boards are slightly buckled and show some mild marking, denting, shelf-wear, and corner-bumping. The book's edges show some minor marking and denting. There are a few annotations in pencil on the paste-down and ffep. The interior pages show some mild marking, denting, and staining in some places, but they are generally crisp and clean. The binding is strong.