Binding Full Decorativel Morocco, Slipcase -- cloth, with
Book Condition Near Fine
Publisher London Edward Moxon 1855
Seller ID 006054
8vo. 17 by 11 cm. 154, , 8 pp. Anthology which introduced "The Charge of the Light Brigade", "Ode on the Death of the Duke of Wellington", and of course, "Maud". A beautiful Riviere & Son binding, with classically styled gilt ruling, a laurel vignette with green contained with the gilt outline, raised bands, and an understated elegance. A brown/purple morocco, silk moire endpapers. Condition: light rubbing along joints and raised bands, with a tiny touch of starting upper front joint. Light age toning to the leaves. Page 83/84 with small marginal closed tear repaired. A few flattened page creases.