Jacobs, 1899, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, Early
STANLEY, ARTHUR PENRHYN. Historical Memorials of Westminster Abbey, 2 volumes, Philadelphia: George W. Jacobs, 1899. Octavos, later edition (the author's final rewrite), pp. xlvi, 335; xii, 422, blue cloth boards with gilt lettering and decoration to the spines and fronts, gravure plates, plans and other illustrations, top edges gilt, other edges untrimmed, some leaves unopened. Unusual survival of both dust jackets, which are of canvas-like cloth, printed in gilt on the spines. Condition of these books: Very good with light wear and soiling to the jackets, boards worn at edges, gilt at top edges is dulled. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 2-volume set (complete). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Architecture; Britain/UK; 19th century; Religion & Theology. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53334.