Item #608697 The Oxford Book of English Verse 1250-1900. Arthur Quiller-Couch.
The Oxford Book of English Verse 1250-1900
The Oxford Book of English Verse 1250-1900

The Oxford Book of English Verse 1250-1900

Oxford University Press, 1926. Later Printing. Leather Binding. Used - Like New. Item #608697

Beautifully bound in full red polished calf by Riviere & Son, spine with raised bands, twin red morocco labels, and gilt floral tooling within gilt-ruled compartments, covers feature unusual large red painted panels, and are heavily tooled in gilt, featuring twin filet borders surrounding an elaborated keyhole-shaped central panel featuring triple gilt fillets, and no less than 12 floral compositions at the various corners, all enclosing an intricate Arabesque motif at center 2.5 inches in height, inner dentelles extra-tooled in gilt with repeating floral motifs, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers (slight rubbing).

Price: $350.00

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