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REPOSITORY OF ARTS, LITERATURE, FASHIONS, MANUFACTURES, &c. The second series. Volume XIV. Numbers LXXIX to LXXXIV. July to December.
R. Ackermann. London. 1822. SIX ISSUES BOUND TOGETHER. 8vo. (9.8 x 6.3 inches). Complete with a mono illustrated main title page and a total of 37 full page plates, 31 of them hand coloured. A couple of pages with offsetting from the aquatint plate opposite, otherwise a very good clean set in contemporary tan calf boards with decorative and ruled gilt borders on the boards. Elegantly and sympathetically re-spined at a later date with tan calf. Raised bands, ruled in blind. Compartments decorated in gilt. Tan morocco title label, ruled and lettered in gilt. Page edges marbled. marbled endpapers. An attractive copy. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Paul Foster. - ABA & PBFA Member. [London, United Kingdom]
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