Footsteps Of Our Lord And His Apostles In Syria, Greece, And Italy..

BARTLETT, W. H..

Bound in full presentation calf with gilt borders enclosing gilt block of school seal on front board; spine in compartments with raised bands decorated gilt with contrasting green morocco title label, gilt. Marbled endpapers and all edges gilt. Inner dentelles. Some wear to extremities, foxing and slight indications of removed label on rear pastedown, but otherwise a very good copy. Prize label of St. Olave's Grammar School, Southwark on front pastedown.

£150.00

Publisher

George Bell and Sons, York Street, Covent Garden.,

Place

London

Date

1879

Synopsis

A succession of visits to the scenes of new testament narrative. seventh edition, with numerous illustrations on steel and wood expressly prepared for this work

Item Description

Large 8vo. 6.75 x 9 inches. [viii] + 248 pp.

Illustrations

Illustrated by title and engraved map, by 22 steel engraved plates, including frontispiece and by 24 wood engravings in text.

Notes

William Henry Bartlett (1809-56) was an artist who travelled extensively, writing and illustrating numerous works whose subjects included the UK, Middle East and North America. The first edition of this title appeared in 1851 and this late Seventh Edition is scarce with no examples appearing in COPAC. A handsomely bound school prize copy.

[Stock No. 24455]

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