Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller
Old Silver-Work Chiefly English from the XVth to the XVIIIth Century. J. Starkie Gardner.
Old Silver-Work Chiefly English from the XVth to the XVIIIth Century
Old Silver-Work Chiefly English from the XVth to the XVIIIth Century
Old Silver-Work Chiefly English from the XVth to the XVIIIth Century
Old Silver-Work Chiefly English from the XVth to the XVIIIth Century

Old Silver-Work Chiefly English from the XVth to the XVIIIth Century

London: B. T. Batsford, 1903. First edition. Hardcover. Small Elephant Folio. xiv, (1) 198 (1)pp., cxxi plates with printed tissue guards. Original green cloth with gilt lettering on cover and spine. Decorative initial and endpiece. A catalogue of the unique loan collection exhibited in 1902 at St. James Court, London, in aid of the children's hospital. Gt. Ormond Street. Supplemented by some further fine specimen from the collections of the Dukes of Devonshire and Rutland, Earl Cowper, and others. Edited, with historical and descriptive notes upon the objects illustrated, including references to further similar examples in the country, and essays on some periods of the Silversmith's Art. Contains lists of contributors and subscribers at front, descriptive catalogue at rear with one hundred and twenty one lithographs of drinking vessels and horns, cups, tankards, flagons, drinking flasks, old silver-work, ewers and rose-water dishes, etc. Binding sunned and rubbed at spine and along edges, some wear along edges with small chips. Ex-Libris on inside front cover. Starting at inside covers, repaired with tape at front. Block slightly age toned. Binding in overall good-, interior in very good condition. g- to vg. Item #43974

Price: $150.00

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