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Meadows, Kenny; Root & Son Binding
Heads of the People; Portraits of the English (Two Volumes)
London: Robert Tyas, Cheapside, 1840. Drawn by Kenny Meadows, engraved by Orrin Smith. Two volumes, publ. 1840 and 1841, handsomely bound in full calf by Root & Son, London (their stamp front end page). Both volumes are Near Fine, occasional foxing, slight rubbing to leather at the tips, prior owner book plate front pastedowns. Boards triple ruled in gilt with corner flourishes, five raised bands with compartments fully gilt decorated, red and brown morocco labels gilt, inner gilt dentelles, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt, red ribbon markers. A quite handsome set.. First Edition. Full Calf. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: Dale Steffey Books [United States]
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