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    W. Cooke Taylor. The National Portrait Gallery of Illustrious and Eminent Personages. London: Peter Jackson, Late Fisher, Son, & Co., [1846]. First edition. Four volumes bound in two folios. Numerous plates. Navy polished, tooled and gilt morocco with tan morocco labels. All edges gilt. Very good.

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    W. Cooke Taylor. The National Portrait Gallery of Illustrious and Eminent Personages, Chiefly of the Nineteenth Century. With Memoirs, By W. Cooke Taylor, LL.D. London: Peter Jackson, Late Fisher, Son, & Co., [1846].  

    First edition. Four volumes bound in two folios. 128, 128, 132, 114 pages. Numerous plates. Elaborate navy polished, tooled and gilt morocco with tan morocco labels. All edges gilt. Very good.

    Very light rubbing and scuffing with slightly bumped corners and spine ends with some chipping. Slightly sunned spines. Volume four is missing the title page and list of plates. Very good condition.  



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