Lord Byron 1816 Seige of Corinth Parisina 1st Edition A+ leather bindingBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
(Lord Byron- First British Edition)
The Siege of Corinth, A Poem. Parisina, A Poem.
1816, London, John Murray. 1st ed. With half-title. pp. 89.
Beautiful mid-19th century full leather "signed" binding (English, but name unreadable- Unwinn? Erwinn & Son?). Polished calf, spine richly gilt decorated and lettered in compartments, boards outline gilt ruled, ornate gilt inner dentelles, a.e.g.
Clean, tight, sound book- beautiful binding. Front joint cracked, but board remains firmly and solidly attached due to excellent superior binding work.
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Book measures: 8 3/8" H X 5 3/8" W.
Book along the shelf measures: 3/8".