MEMORIALS OF THE HOSPITAL OF ST. CROSS AND ALMS HOUSE OF NOBLE POVERTY. L. M. Humbert.
MEMORIALS OF THE HOSPITAL OF ST. CROSS AND ALMS HOUSE OF NOBLE POVERTY.

MEMORIALS OF THE HOSPITAL OF ST. CROSS AND ALMS HOUSE OF NOBLE POVERTY.

(Savage, William).
  • Winchester and London: William Savage and Messrs. Parker & Co., 1868.
  • 4to.
  • cloth, gilt-decorated, all edges gilt
  • 96, (2) pages

Price: $350.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 109462

Dedication to Charles Richard Sumner, Bishop of Winchester. Preface, table of contents. Lists of woodcuts and photographs. Includes a history of the hospital and alms house, a description of the buildings at the time of publication and a discussion of future prospects. Publisher's gilt-decorated cloth by Burn & Co. Marbled pastedowns and endpapers. Illustrated with 13 photographs by W. (William) Savage with 16 woodcut illustrations. Two appendices and advertisements, including a photograph of ceramics offered for sale in his shop in Winchester. Copies of newspapers with publication announcement and presentation of a copy to the Queen laid in. Scuffed at edges and along spine. Slight tear in cloth at bottom rear foreedge. Inscription on front free endpaper. Foxing on endpapers and on paper guards.