(xxiv) pp. 1 tipped-in colour plate with protective glassine sheet. 4 monochrome in-text illustrations. Printed on heavy, watermarked paper with untrimmed edges. Decorative title page. Decorated end papers. Designed by Edward B. Edwards and printed by Norman T.A. Munder & Co., Printers, Baltimore. Blue leather backstrip with gilt decoration. Blue paper covered boards with printed colour and gilt decoration on front panel. Blue printers linen covered clam shell case lined with white fabric. Commemorative publication limited to 100 copies (this example is not numbered). Internally clean and sound. Clam shell case is dust soiled, spotted and shelf worn with rubbing along the edges and fabric wear at corners. Minor dent to tail edge of front panel. A couple of instances of water staining to the surface of the front panel and at the head corner (which affects both panels and has discoloured the fabric liner internally). White fabric liner is age toned and discoloured from glue bleed through and water stains but stiff firmly attached. Size: Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: A Vase from Omar's Land.
Publisher: Parish-Watson & Co. Inc.
Publication Date: 1918
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description Parish-Watson & Co: New York, 1918. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Oversized hardcover. Dark blue paper over boards with decorative gold and red paper over in the corners and the center. Red cloth edges with a dark blue leather spine. Beautiful decorative endpapers are heavy red paper with gold decoration. A very large but thin volume. Measures 11 x 15.5". Unpaginated. In good condition. Binding is square and tight. Tears and chips to the crown and foot of the spine, along with some tears along the middle edge of the spine. Covers are rubbed and corners bumped. Frontispiece missing. Heavy, rough cut pages. Clean and unmarked. Contains 3 illustrations throughout text. A limited edition of 100 copies, of which this is number 1. Made by Norman T.A. Munder & Co. Printers. This is an oversized book. Extra shipping may be required for international or priority shipping. Bookseller Inventory # 8-1593
Book Description Parish-Watson, New York, 1918. hardcover. Book Condition: very good(+). Mounted color frontispiece with tissue guard and 4 monochrome text illustrations. Decorative title page, headpiece and initial. 8pp. of text. Thin folio, leather-backed decorative. boards, cloth box, (worn). New York: Parish-Watson, 1918. Very good (+). One of 100 copies, printed on rag paper. Bookseller Inventory # 34743