Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller
Illustrated British Ballads, Old and New. 2-vol. set (Complete). George Barnett Smith, Lord Macaulay Richard Glover, William Hamilton, George Meredith, Robert Surtees, W. M. Thackeray, Rev. R. H. Barham, H. M. Paget Margaret L. Gow, E. Blair Leighton, A. B. Frost, Percy Macquoid, W. H. Overend, Selected and.
Illustrated British Ballads, Old and New. 2-vol. set (Complete)
Illustrated British Ballads, Old and New. 2-vol. set (Complete)

Illustrated British Ballads, Old and New. 2-vol. set (Complete)

London: Cassell, Petter, Galpin & Co., 1881. First edition. Hardcover. Quarto (11 1/4 x 8"). xvi, 384pp (Vol. 1); xvi, 384pp (Vol. 2). Original 3/4 crushed morocco over burgundy cloth, with gold lettering and tooling to spines. Raised bands. Etched frontispiece in each volume.

Splendidly illustrated throughout with numerous full-page and in-text wood-engravings, this 2-volume set contains a selection of old and new British ballads illustrated by some of the best illustrators of the their times.

Moderate rubbing along joints. Covers slightly darkened / soiled. Some foxing to very first pages of both volumes. Bindings in overall good, interior in good+ to very good condition. g to vg. Item #45115

Price: $150.00