Picturesque Representations Of The Dress And Manners Of The Austrians; Illustrated In Fifty Coloured Engravings With Descriptions. William Alexander.
Picturesque Representations Of The Dress And Manners Of The Austrians; Illustrated In Fifty Coloured Engravings With Descriptions

Picturesque Representations Of The Dress And Manners Of The Austrians; Illustrated In Fifty Coloured Engravings With Descriptions

London: W. Lewis for James Goodwin, [1813]. leather_bound. Unpaginated. 24 x 17 cm. 36 (of 50) hand-colored aquatints plates (watermarks to 1830) Lacks plates 1-7, 11-15, 21,30. Alexander worked at the British Museum, where he illustrated catalogues of the institution's collection through an appointment as assistant librarian and the museum's first keeper of prints and drawings. Interior contents, plates and text clean, modest extremity wear, raised bands, spine panels richly gilt, cover panels in gilt and blind. Free front endpaper excised. Contemporary strait-grained red morocco. Aeg. Very good. Item #22015

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