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    One of 25 Special Copies with Hand-Colored Plates Illuminated in Gold

    Joseph Strutt. A Complete View of the Dress and Habits of the People of England... London: Henry G. Bohn, 1842. Limited edition, one of 25 copies with gold illumination added to the hand-coloring. Two large quarto volumes. Two hand-colored and illuminated engraved frontispieces and 151 plates. Contemporary half leather over marbled boards with gilt spine titles. Some crazing to the leather spines. Joints worn. Front cover of volume two almost detached. Overall, very good. From the Almington Collection.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2013
    17th Thursday
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