The Illustrated Poetical Gift Book


First Edition. c. 1866. Illustrated with engravings. Printed In Colours By Edmund Evans.

  • Details: Frontis, title page, 90pp (unpaginated), with blank sheets between. Poems & coloured engraving vignettes within pictorial & decorative borders. Original green decorative gilt cloth, with blind stamping & bevelled edges, all edges gilt.
  • Condition: Some scattered foxing, gutta percha binding. A nice example of Victorian decorative binding with early colour printing and page decorations.
  • Publisher: Ward, Lock & Tyler. London. nd. c.1866.
  • Size: 4to.