The History of the Abbey Church of St. Peter's Westminster, Its Antquities and Monuments (2 Volumes)

By: Ackermann, R.

Price: $1,250.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Folio. 83 plates, 81 of which are handcolored. Aymer de Valance plate, or half title plate of second volume, credited to Pugin. Bindings are both tight. Spines rebacked. Calf vibrant and healthy re boards, excepting some edgewear, with small spot of calf worn through on vol 1. Some bumping of corners w/ also calf worn through in some corners. Spines have suffered dryness and cracking, but original spines preserved and mounted in rebacking. Bright gilding on calf boards. Plates are by and large clean. Considerable offsetting of plates. Otherwise, text pages are generally clean, with a few pages with foxing in volume 2.

Title: The History of the Abbey Church of St. Peter's Westminster, Its Antquities and Monuments (2 Volumes)

Author Name: Ackermann, R.

Categories: Architecture and Interior Design, Color Plate Books,

Edition: First

Publisher: London, R. Ackermann: 1812

Binding: Full Contemporary Calf

Book Condition: Very Good

Item lbs: 3.00 Item lbs

Seller ID: 000254

Keywords: Illustrated Plate Book, London