London: Henry Colburn, 1846. 24 engr illus / plates. First Edition. Three-Quarter Leather. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall. Very Good / No Jacket. Item #L028964
VG in lthr/boards (sl wear to corners; sl rub/covers and edges). tall 8vo [ 8],453pp+plts Series of 17 episodes in the historical-romantic vein of the early Victorian period, superbly illustrated with engravings by J.C. Bentle y, J. Goodyear, L. Stocks, et al, from drawings by Cattermole. BMC, volume 4, page 943, column 1060. Bound in 3/4 dark red 19th century morocco over d ark brown marbled boards, gilt-stamped and decorated spine with raised band s, dark red marbled endpapers, a.e.g. Exterior as noted (slight wear at hea d of spine); small printed label on front free endpaper, small chip at lowe r right corner of front free endpaper, slight internal browning, else a tru ly special fine-bound copy in period style.