Lives of Mahomet 1850 Washington Irving 2 vol set leather books Murray 1st ed.Brian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Lives of Mahomet and His Successors, vol. 1-2, by Washington Irving.
1850, London, John Murray. First English Edition.
Beautiful set of this classic work, finely bound in 19th century morocco 1/2 leather bindings. Raised bands, compartments ornately stamped, ruled and lettered in gilt, marbled boards and endpapers, top edges gilt, handsome set.
Joints scuffed, corners a touch bumped or frayed, overall beautifully preserved books, clean, tight and sound.
Books measure: 9" H X 6" W.
Set along the shelf measures: 2 1/8".