(Fine Bindings) 1 Vol. Bates, William. The Maclise Portrait-Gallery of 'Illustrious Literary Characters' with Memoirs. London: Chatto and Windus, 1883. 8vo, early 20th century gilt paneled full brick red crushed levant morocco, gilt paneled and lettered spine, all edges gilt, turn-ins gilt, green silked endpapers, raised band, original red cloth covers and spine preserved at back, with inlaid color morocco figure on spine; joints occasionally scuffed, upper portion of joints slightly rubbed, bottom of front joint very slightly rubbed, corners slightly bumped, by Kelliegram. With 85 plates, including frontispiece. Text p. 107/108 torn, internally generally clean.
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