Cassel, Peter Galpin & Co. Hardcover. 4to. Good. Item #71486
Complete 5-volume set bound in quartered calf with deep purple textured cloth boards. Undated though likely late 19th century. Each volume includes all 13 steel cut illustrated plates and numerous wood engraved cuts throughout. Text block marbled. Banded, morroccan gilt decorated spine has gilt title and volume description set against black and red plate. Edges are rubbed, corners decently worn and ends of spine mildly bumped. Edges of cloth are slightly sunned. Each volume marked by a short bookplate pasted to marbled front flyleaf. Binding remains secure.