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19th Century Fore Edge Painted Book Carthage & the Carthaginians

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Fore edge painted with two scenes in Gilbert White’s Hampshire Village of Selborne

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W-13 D-4 H-19 (cm)

Item Reference:

80439-1226-2Tip! This item's Ref-Code breaks down thus...
Item Ref Code: 80439-1226-2
Item No. 80439 - Dealer No. 1226 - Building No. 2


R.Bosworth Smith. Carthage and the Carthaginians 2nd Ed, London, Longmans Green. 1879. 8vo.
Maps and illustrations. A Winchester College prize binding with inscription and collage arms on sides.
Blue Morocco gilt, very slight rubbing. A fore edge painted with two scenes in Gilbert Whites Hampshire village of Selborne.

Please note book press not included.


Item Reference
Height: 19 cm
Width: 13 cm
Depth: 4 cm
19th Century
Country of Origin
Good Condition, minor age wear


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