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Original coloured vellum binding (soiled and rubbed). Hand painted red coloured title: "Pompei", to front board. Initials in red to the rear board: "F.G.P." Dulled gilt decoration to bost boards and spine. A tourist souvenir beautifully handpainted parchment binding. 8vo. 16cm x 12cm x 3.5cm. pp.12/pp.444. Patterned endpapers. Free-endpapers toned. Newspaper cutting laid-down to front endpaper: "2,000-year-old Love Letters. Written By Pompeii Girls To Gladiators (Daily Mail Aug 6, 1921). Light toning to margins, otherwise clean English text throughout, with just the odd light blemish to the margins. Well illustrated with many sepia photographs.
Title: The Last Days Of Pompeii. Second Copyright Edition.
Publisher: Leipzig: Bernhard Tauchnitz, 1879 . 0:
ISBN Number: 0
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Seller ID: 45366