Only 300 copies printed, this being hand numbered 173 and signed by Allan Wyon. Rich red leather over sp[ine and corners with red cloth covered boards, gilt titles on the spine, also gilt library number at foot of spine. Minor wear, remaining robust and handsome. Hinge tight, contents smooth, clean, extremely well preserved. Small square library stamp on the verso of the title page, no further library evidence. A very clean and tidy copy. May incur additional postage charges, especially overseas. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Titel: The Great Seals of England from the Earliest...
Verlag: Elliot Stock
Zustand: Very Good
Auflage: Limited Edition
Buchbeschreibung Chiswick Press., London, 1887. commenced and the greater part written by the late Alfred Benjamin Wyon, member of the Numismatic Society of London, Associate of the British Archaeological Association, Chief engraver of Her Majesty's Seals. completed and carried through the Press by Allen Wyon, F.R.G.S. member of the numismatic society of London, associate of the British Archaelogical Association, Chief engraver of Her Majesty's Seals. First Edition. Author Signed Limited Edition to only 300 copies this copy being no. 39. Folio, title printed red and black type. xviii, 217pp, 1, 56 plates. Fabulous original full Red Morocco 'illustrated' Binding, elaborate gilt designs of 'Great Seal' and border designs, A.E.G. marbled end-papers, Fine Book-plate, J.Talbot Clifton, kildalton. Fine Copy Scarce title. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 000217