Hardcover, 8vo., brown cloth boards with sm cameo front cover and gilt letters on spine, some wear to ends of spine, top edge gilt, black endpapers, ownership stamp endpage, good condition, index, 415pp., 2pp adv for Yonge's other titles. Yonge was a prolific author in her time, but the Cameo's of History was a seven volume set. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Cameos From English History: The Wars In ...
Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co., 1877.
Book Description London & New York Macmillan And Co., 1893. p.11/415. Hardback - all leather presentation copy. Cerificate to inside cover. Covers Dark green with gilt liniing and crest to front Very mild Spotting to preliminaries. Marbled endpapers. 5 raised bands to spine, with gilt decorated compartments Spine is sunned and worn mainlt to extremities. Covers are a little marked. The book is clean and tight and internally near vey good. No readily apparent previous owner's details (other than on presentaion certificate) or other marks. A nice solid copy. Bookseller Inventory # 004401
Book Description London: Macmillan And Co / 1871, 1869. 2 volumes. Small 8vo. 17.2cm x 12cm x 2.3cm. Vol.I.: pp.11/385. Vol.II.: pp.11/415. Titles in red and black with blue border and vignette. Spotting to preliminaries. Aeg. Marbled endpapers. Prize label to verso front board of Volume I.: Basingstochae, dated 1873. Inner gilt dentilles. Red calf, prize binding. Boards with gilt border and gilt crest to centre of each board, with motto: "Spiritum Nolite Extinguere." 5 raised bands to spine, with gilt decorated compartments and three separate black leather labels: "Cameos From English History", "First series (or "Second Series") ", and "London". Hinges carefully strengthened at some time in the past. VG. Bookseller Inventory # 5020