The Book Of Royalty. Characteristics Of British Palaces; The Drawings By W. Perring And J. Brown. Mrs. S. C. Hall, Anna Maria.

The Book Of Royalty. Characteristics Of British Palaces; The Drawings By W. Perring And J. Brown

London: Ackermann and Company, 1839. First edition. leather_bound. 42 pages in text. Folio, 37 x 27.5 cm. Twelve full-page chromolithographs, plus half-title chromolithograph (Coronation of Queen Elizabeth printed by C. Hullmandel) -- all printed recto only. Plates are clean save for the first three with light marginal toning only, plate 4 (The Summons) lacks one meter at lower corner, affecting neither text or image. ABBEY LIFE 297. TOOLEY 242. Orig. publisher's crimson russia, sides elaborately gilt with armorial and floral ornaments, front cover center piece inlaid with blue morocco. Aeg. Near fine. Item #19906

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