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The Literary and Pictorial Souvenir - A Museum of Entertainment and Instruction

£69.99

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A collection of stories titled Adventure in Mantua; The Student of Gottingen; Nichola Pedrosa, the Barber of Madrid; The Elopement - an Italian Story; The Two Rings - a Tale of France; The Hunch-Back Cobbler of Venice; The Brothers of Dijon; The Physician of Milan - or The Counterparts;
The Ruin of the Rock - a Spanish Story; Edeliza - a Tale of the French Court; The three Beauties of Dresden; The Lovers of Lyons; The Merchant of Bremen; The Prussian, and the Bronze Statue; The Marriage Gift - a German Story; and Zerlina, and the Owl of the Arno. Gilt stamped red board cover with copperplate inscription inside dated January 1849 - "an offering of appreciation". Numerous steel engravings with tissue guards. Covers rubbed to corners and spine and some discolouration and minor tears to spine. Some foxing to text, frontispiece has mark, one tissue guard marked and another torn. Nevertheless binding is tight and the book is in overall fair to good condition for its age. Scarce

Item details

Added value:
First Edition 1848
Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
220x140x25mm
Edition:
First
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
313
Publisher:
Thomas Holmes, 76 St-Paul's-Church-Yard
Title:
The Literary and Pictorial Souvenir - A Museum of Entertainment and Instruction

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A collection of stories titled Adventure in Mantua; The Student of Gottingen; Nichola Pedrosa, the Barber of Madrid; The Elopement - an Italian Story; The Two Rings - a Tale of France; The Hunch-Back Cobbler of Venice; The Brothers of Dijon; The Physician of Milan - or The Counterparts;
The Ruin of the Rock - a Spanish Story; Edeliza - a Tale of the French Court; The three Beauties of Dresden; The Lovers of Lyons; The Merchant of Bremen; The Prussian, and the Bronze Statue; The Marriage Gift - a German Story; and Zerlina, and the Owl of the Arno. Gilt stamped red board cover with copperplate inscription inside dated January 1849 - "an offering of appreciation". Numerous steel engravings with tissue guards. Covers rubbed to corners and spine and some discolouration and minor tears to spine. Some foxing to text, frontispiece has mark, one tissue guard marked and another torn. Nevertheless binding is tight and the book is in overall fair to good condition for its age. Scarce

Added value:
First Edition 1848
Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
220x140x25mm
Edition:
First
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
313
Publisher:
Thomas Holmes, 76 St-Paul's-Church-Yard
Title:
The Literary and Pictorial Souvenir - A Museum of Entertainment and Instruction

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