THE BRITISH MUSEUM: ITS HISTORY AND TREASURES. Henry C. Shelley.

THE BRITISH MUSEUM: ITS HISTORY AND TREASURES.

  • Boston: L.C. Page & Co., 1911.
  • 8vo.
  • gilt decorated red cloth, top edge gilt.
  • xii, 355 pages.

Price: $20.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 10385

First U.S. edition. "A view of the origins of that great institution, sketches of its early benefactors and principal officers, and a survey of the priceless objects preserved within its walls." Cover blocked in gilt with designs in orange, blue, and red. Armorial bookplate of Gustav A. Kirchmaier.