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19th Century Fore Edge Painted Book The Poetical Works

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Pope Alexander Poetical Works Volumes 1 & 2.

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W-14.5 D-3 H-22 (cm)

Item Reference:

80438-1226-2Tip! This item's Ref-Code breaks down thus...
Item Ref Code: 80438-1226-2
Item No. 80438 - Dealer No. 1226 - Building No. 2


19th Century fore edge book painting Pope Alexander, The Poetical Works.
Gilfillan’s edition Edinburgh, 1856. 8vo. Bound in full red Morocco with elaborately tooled spine and sides. 2 volumes.
Very slight rubbing. Complete with fore edge paintings to each book.

Vol 1: Pope’s Villa at Twickenham and Strawberry Hill.
Vol 2: Twickenham Church and Windsor Castle.

Please note book press not included.


Item Reference
Height: 22 cm
Width: 14.5 cm
Depth: 3 cm
19th Century
Country of Origin
Good Condition, minor age wear


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