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WINSTON, Charles]
An Inquiry Into the Difference of Style Observable in Ancient Glass Paintings, Especially in England: With Hints on Glass Paintings [2 volumes]
Oxford: John Henry Parker 1847 - Octavos (23cm); Vol. I, xiv, 379 pp., [5] and Vol. II, 24 pp., 75 plates. Both volumes are half crushed maroon morocco and half marbled paper. Slight rubbing to joints and edges; corners bumped. Volume II has chipping to top two corners with some loss of spine tips. All edges gilt. The armorial bookplate of Frank Tracy Griswold appears on the pastedown of both volumes. Marbled endpapers. Slight, scattered foxing to first dozen leaves or so. Volume II is only plates, both black and white and color with explanations of each individual plate preceding illustrations. Vol. I very good or better; vol. II good or better. A very attractive set. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: The Andalusia Bookman
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