Pompeiana. The Topography, Edifices, and Ornaments of Pompeii. Two Volumes [1824, 1832. Marguerite Blessington's copy in Zaehnsdorf binding]

By: Gell, William, and John P. Gandy

Price: $2,750.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Mixed set [Vol. 1: Rodwell and Martin, 1824: xxxi, 138 pages ; Vol. 2: Jennings and Chaplin, 1832: 207 pages; numerous plates in each] bound by Zaehnsdorf, with Marguerite Blessington's silk & gilt plate to front pastedown of each, and her signature to title page of volume 1. Two more recent bookplates in each. Scattered light foxing; offsetting from plates. Bindings sound; with moderate wear including a bump to top right front corner of volume 1. Please inquire for overseas shipping rates.

Title: Pompeiana. The Topography, Edifices, and Ornaments of Pompeii. Two Volumes [1824, 1832. Marguerite Blessington's copy in Zaehnsdorf binding]

Author Name: Gell, William, and John P. Gandy

Categories: History, Archaeology, Classics, Fine Bindings,

Publisher: London, Rodwell and Martin; Jennings and Chaplin: 1824

Binding: leather

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 4to.

Seller ID: Books011113

Keywords: Marguerite Gardiner, Countess of Blessington