SCENERY OF GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND IN AQUATINT AND LITHOGRAPHY 1770-1860. With LIFE IN ENGLAND. With TRAVEL. J. R. Abbey.
SCENERY OF GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND IN AQUATINT AND LITHOGRAPHY 1770-1860. With LIFE IN ENGLAND. With TRAVEL.

SCENERY OF GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND IN AQUATINT AND LITHOGRAPHY 1770-1860. With LIFE IN ENGLAND. With TRAVEL.

4 volumes, complete set.

  • London: Privately printed at the Curwen Press, 1952, 1953, 1956, 1957.
  • 4to.
  • cloth, spine labels, top edges gilt, leather spine labels, dust jackets.
  • xx, 399; xxi, 428; xiii, 300; xiii, 301-675 pages.

Price: $2,400.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 123769

First editions, limited to 500, 400, and 400 copies respectively. Filled with bibliographical descriptions of the color plate books published in England during this period and containing many plates in color. The great reference set of the subject. Jacket on second volume has spotting on back cover of jacket and a small piece missing at tip. Unusual to find preserved in jackets.