By Various
London   William Pickering
7" by 4" [5], vi-xiv, 335, [2pp]
An illustrated early nineteenth century annual for literature and the art, illustrated with detailed engravings.
By Various

1829 The Bijou; or, Annual of Literature and the Arts

London   William Pickering
7" by 4" [5], vi-xiv, 335, [2pp]
An illustrated early nineteenth century annual for literature and the art, illustrated with detailed engravings.
£85.00
: 0.5kgs / : 696P17

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Description

Illustrated, Leather Binding

A charming early nineteenth century annual on literature and the arts. Illustrated with a frontispiece, vignette title page, and nine plates. Four pages of publisher's adverts to the rear. Bookplate to the front pastedown, 'George Bott'. Undated, dated from Jisc.

Condition

In a quarter morocco binding with paper to the boards. Externally, generally smart. Rubbing to the boards and spine. Bumping to the head and tail of the spine and to the extremities. Small crack to the head of the front joint. Front hinge is starting but firm. Bookplate to the front pastedown. Prior owner's ink inscription to the rear pastedown. Internally, generally firmly bound. Pages are lightly age-toned with the odd spot.

Good

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