First Editions "The Great Abbeys of England" and "Spain" with Others
|Title and Author/Editor:||The Great Abbeys of England (Abbot Gasquet; with illustrations after Warwick Goble, 1908), English Cathedrals: Canterbury, Peterborough, Durham, Salisbury, Lichfield, Lincoln, Ely, Wells, Winchester, Gloucester, York, London (Mrs. Schuyler Van Rensselaer; illustrated by Joseph Pennell, 1898), Spain (Written and illustrated by George Wharton Edwards, 1926), Antiquities of the Orient Unveiled: Containing a Concise Description of the Ruins of King Solomon’s Temple Cities, Together with Those of Forty of the Most Ancient and Renowned Cities of the East, Including Babylon, Nineveh, Damascus, and Shusman (M. Walcott Reddig, 1873)|
|Genre:||Art and Photography, History, Travel, Travelogue|
|Type of Illustration:||Offset Lithograph, Engraving, Halftone, Diagrams|
|Binding:||Cloth on board|
|Period:||Late 19th/ Early 20th Century|
|Edition Statement:||First Edition, Later Printing|
|Number of Books:||4|
- wear to covers with fraying, sunning, bumped corners, edge wear and soiling; inscriptions and bookplate to endpapers; cracked hinges and loose bindings; chipping, folds and creases to text blocks and several detached pages; tape repair, fold marks and tears to fold-out map, tanning, foxing and fading to text edges and text blocks.
- measures Spain.