Lot 314Greece – Greece Pictorial, Descriptive & Historical Book...

Auction Date: 16/10/2018 at 10:30 am

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Greece – Greece Pictorial, Descriptive & Historical Book - by Christopher William Wordsworth, S. Orr & Co., London, 1839. 1st Edition! Over 350 Wood Engravings, 28 Steel Engravings, By Copley Fielding, F. Creswick, D. Cox, Paul Huet, Meissonier, Sargent, Daubigny, Jaques & Other Artists (illustrator). Xxiii, 356 Pp. A compendious 356 page book detailing and illustrating most fully places of historic interest throughout Greece and the Ionian Islands (Which were British at that time). Full contemporary leather binding. Raised bands to spine. Blind stamp decoration to compartments. Marbled end papers, size 6¾” × 9¾”. Two plates illustrated. If touring Greece this would be a most useful historical Guide even today

Guide Price: £220.00 - £250.00

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