Title The Works Of Alfred Tennyson, Poet Laureate .
Publisher London: C. Kegan Paul & Co., 1 Paternoster Square, 1880 . 0
Seller ID 44433
A very good full leather binding with bright gilt gauphered edges, and a hand-painted image of a bird to the front board. 8vo. pp.4/pp.666/[2pp.] . Dark blue morocco over thick boards with double gilt ruled border, corners bumped. Front board with a dulled coloured image of a bird. Spine with four raised bands and gilt title: "Tennyson's Works." Bright gilt page edges with an intricate gauphered pattern. Inner gilt dentelles. Marbled endpapers. Colophon to last leaf: "London: Printed By Spottiswoode And Co., New-Street Square And Parliament Street." Small tear to title-page carefully repaired. A few brown spots to page margins. Foxing to free-endpapers, portrait frontis and title and last leaf, otherwise clean English text in double columns.