Christmas With the Poets: A Collection of Songs, Carols, and Descriptive Verses, Relating to the Festival of Christmas, From the Anglo-Saxon Period to the Present Time

By: Foster, Birket

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x, 200 pp. Dark green full morocco with attractive geometric and floral gilt decoration to front and rear boards. Five raised bands to spine with gilt panels and lettering. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. Bound by Riviere. Corners slightly bumped and slight wear to extremities. Bookplate to front pastedown and name stamp to first blank. Occasional light foxing. Extra chromolithographed title page. Leaves with gilt ruled frames. With 53 tinted illustrations by Birket Foster and with initial letters & other ornaments. Printed by Henry Vizetelly. An attractive VG copy.

Title: Christmas With the Poets: A Collection of Songs, Carols, and Descriptive Verses, Relating to the Festival of Christmas, From the Anglo-Saxon Period to the Present Time

Author Name: Foster, Birket

Illustrator: Foster, Birket

Categories: Christmas Presents, Poetry, Fine Bindings,

Edition: Second Edition

Publisher: London, David Bogue 1852: 1852

Binding: Full Morocco

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: Large 8vo. Illustrated

Book number: 51005

Keywords: Riviere,Birket,Foster,Illustrated,Poetry