The historical subjects are carefully drawn from the originals, by George Scharf, Jun. Under the superintendence of Lewis Gruner. Published MDCCCL (1850) by John Murray, London.
The book measures 16.5cm x 23.5cm. Please look at all the photos for the best understanding of the condition and contents.There are some signs of age, use and wear. The sturdy tough brown leather hard cover has some visible surface wear and fading. The spine appears to have been professionally repaired/replaced. Despite the visual wear the cover remains very strong and sturdy. There is some occasional age related page discolouration/creasing dotted throughout, brown spotting/foxing typical with age. All text is clearly legible. Overall the text block binding appears strong, tight and complete. There are several previous owner inscriptions on the front end paper. The page edges are gold gilded and also show some fading.
Evidence of ribbon page markers, in poor condition. Overall the book remains in good reading condition, fascinating edition with Numerous intricate details, a very scarce find, with as described clear signs of age, use and wear. If you require any further information then please don't hesitate to ask. If you subscribe to us then you will receive weekly emails with details of stock new in and any current discounts. Also find us on Facebook, bridgesbuyandsell, like our page to keep an eye on what's new and on offer.
The item "The Book Of Common Prayer, 1850, Illuminated, Vignettes, Borders, Rare Antique" is in sale since Sunday, March 1, 2020. This item is in the category "Books, Comics & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectable". The seller is "bridgesbuyandsell" and is located in Shrewsbury. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Brazil, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei darussalam, Cayman islands, Ecuador, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Macao, Monaco, Maldives, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Peru, Paraguay, Reunion, Saudi arabia, South africa, United arab emirates, Ukraine, Chile, Bahamas, Colombia, Costa rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Qatar, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay, Viet nam.