4th edition of Mrs Jameson's classic work.
Vol 1: Legends of the angels and archangels, the Evangelists, the Apostles, the Doctors of the Church, and St. Mary Magdalene, As Represented In the Fine Arts.
Vol 2: the Patron Saints, the Martyrs, the Early Bishops, the hermits, and the Warrior Saints of Christendom, As Represented etc...
Sold As found, needing rebinding, with all boards detached, spines missing and a couple of prelim pages a bit fragile and browned. Contents good.
All edges gilt. With a bookplate on each pastedown for 'James Fraser, Eton Avenue', and a small gold sticker 'Bound By Southern Publishing Company Limited Brighton' - this would have been a very attractive item in its day, red leather with good gilt tooling.