Tallis's History and Description of the Crystal Palace, and the Exhibition of the World's Industry in 1851; Illustrated By Beautiful Steel Engravings, from Original Drawings and Daguerreotypes, Volume II

By: Tallis, John; Beard, Mayall, Etc.; J.G. Strutt, Editor

Price: $99.00

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Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


No date, but 1851 or 1852. Engraved frontis iii, 262 pp. Lavishly illustrated, plates still protected by tissue guards. This edition has cloth spine and leather corners, corners scuffed and rubbed, spine tips chipped with 1.5" loss at top of spine, joints cracked, black moire cloth boards. End papers appear to be kraft paper, hinges splitting and sewing showing, tissue guard at page 3 has a crease and a hole and is heavily foxed, some foxing throughout, rear end paper lightly stained. The steel engravings are truly beautiful. Fragile. ; 4to - over 9" - 12" tall; 262 pages

Title: Tallis's History and Description of the Crystal Palace, and the Exhibition of the World's Industry in 1851; Illustrated By Beautiful Steel Engravings, from Original Drawings and Daguerreotypes, Volume II

Author Name: Tallis, John; Beard, Mayall, Etc.; J.G. Strutt, Editor

Illustrator: Illustrated by Beard, Mayall, Etc.

Categories: History:United Kingdom,

Publisher: London and New York, John Tallis and Co.: c1851

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 000897

Keywords: History England; Crystal Palace Prince Albert,