LEIGHTON BINDING: The Wonderful Adventures Of Tuflongbo And His Elfin Company by Holme Lee, 1861

LEIGHTON BINDING: The Wonderful Adventures Of Tuflongbo And His Elfin Company by Holme Lee, 1861

By: Holme Lee

£275.00

Description

FROM THE LIBRARY OF R J HAYHURST WITH HIS NEAT, SMALL BOOKPLATE TO THE FRONT PASTE-DOWN. Small octavo. Published by Smith Elder & Co, London, 1861. Bound by the great Victorian binder John Leighton with his initials 'JL' lettered in gilt to the spine. Original deep purple cloth, richly gilt to the spine and front board.1st edition. pp. vii + 245 + 2 ads. With 8 full page steel engravings by W Sharpe. Binding very nice and tight. Hinges very firm. Cloth very bright and clean and with no fading to the spine. Pages and steel-engravings very nice and clean. From the library at Wennington Hall. Very minor creasing to the cloth with only the smallest amount of fraying. A fine, tight, bright, clean copy. Very scarce in this exceptional condition. PRICE INCLUDES POSTAGE IN THE UK. PLEASE CONTACT US FOR A QUOTE FOR WORLDWIDE SHIPPING. 

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