A Handbook for the Architecture, Sculpture, Tombs, and Decorations of Westminster Abbey

A Handbook for the Architecture, Sculpture, Tombs, and Decorations of Westminster Abbey

COLE, Sir Henry

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With Fixty-six Illustrations and Designs on Wood Engraved by Ladies. Guidebook describes chapels, cloisters, glass, history, sculpture, etc. Lady Callcott, Lady Palgrave and other "art amateurs" were illustrators.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: George Bell and Sons
  • Edition: A new edition thoroughly revised
  • Date Published: 1877
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Very good
  • Signed: Yes
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    143 p. 17 cm. B&w illustrations and diagrams. Quarter red leather with red cloth. Corners and hinges worn, some dark marks on spine. Signed presentation copy: "To the Reverend W. R. clark, prebendary of Wells, with Sir Henry Cole's kind regards, Dec. 1878." Tear in half title where inscription appears.