Chapman and Hall, 1852, Hardcover (Half Leather), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No, First
ELMES, JAMES. Christopher Wren and His Times, London: Chapman & Hall, 1852. Octavo, first edition, pp. xix, 436, half calf over marbled boards with red morocco label on spine, five raised bands with faded gilt decoration in compartments, frontis portrait of Wren. See Avery Cat. first edition, p. 307. Author was a London surveyor who wrote a previous book on Wren. Condition of this book Covers abraded, rubbed at extremities, preliminary leaves foxed, overall very good. x Size: Octavo (standard book size). 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: 1-2 kilos. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Britain/UK; 19th century; Architecture. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53416.