Medallic Illustrations of the History of Great Britain and Ireland… 1885.

£85.00

HAWKINS, Edward (1780-1867). Augustus W. Franks, Herbert A. Grueber. Medallic Illustrations of the History of Great Britain and Ireland to the Death of George II. 2 volumes. Frontispiece to volume 1, frontispiece (bound in facing upwards) to volume 2. Interior: Volume 1 staining to top right hand corner of text block throughout. General age toning to pages in both volumes, a few repairs in clear tape. Exterior: Later brown cloth (blind stamped to both volumes with Library markings). 8vo. London: Printed by the Order of the Trustees of the British Museum, 1885.

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Scarce Set On Medals-

HAWKINS, Edward (1780-1867). Augustus W. Franks, Herbert A. Grueber. Medallic Illustrations of the History of Great Britain and Ireland to the Death of George II.

2 volumes. Frontispiece to volume 1, frontispiece (bound in facing upwards) to volume 2.

Interior: Volume 1 staining to top right hand corner of text block throughout. General age toning to pages in both volumes, a few repairs in clear tape.
Exterior: Later brown cloth (blind stamped to both volumes with Library markings).

8vo. London: Printed by the Order of the Trustees of the British Museum, 1885.

PROVENANCE: Ex library copy with stamps and inscriptions by library in places throughout, including ink stamp to title pages: “Presented by the Trustees of the British Museum”..

Please note that a later accompanying folios showing the plates were released at a later date by the museum, however for sale here are the two volumes of ‘Medallic Illustrations.. (1885) ’ ONLY and NOT the folios.

A scarce reference set for any medal collector.

Please note that combined postage options can be arranged on some items, by request.

Additional information

Weight 3.3 kg
Dimensions 25 × 16.5 × 12 cm
Author/s

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Publisher

Trustees of the British Museum

Binding

Cloth

Non-Fiction Subject

History & Military

Special Attributes

Ex-Library, Illustrated

Language

English

Region

Europe

Date

1885

Place of Publication

London

Country of Manufacture

United Kingdon