Old Ballads, Historical and Narrative, With Some of Modern Date [in 4 Volumes]; Collected from Rare Copies and Mss. a New Edition, Revised and Considerably Enlarged from Public and Private Collections

By: Evans, Thomas & R. H. Evans (compilers and Eds. )

Price: $165.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 4 volumes, complete. Uniformly bound in an unusual thatched pattern calf with gilt chain tooled ruling to board edges. All volumes with late 19th century era rebacking which is not holding. Leather splitting in the joints with many boards detached, some with a few front matter pages attached. Evidence of more recent and ineffectual glue repairs in the joints. Text contents bright, clean and complete. Half-titles present save for Vol. 4, from which the half-title is missing. Leather spines complete if a bit worn at spine ends and splitting in joints. Wants rebacking. Good only. ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping.

Title: Old Ballads, Historical and Narrative, With Some of Modern Date [in 4 Volumes]; Collected from Rare Copies and Mss. a New Edition, Revised and Considerably Enlarged from Public and Private Collections

Author Name: Evans, Thomas & R. H. Evans (compilers and Eds. )

Categories: Poetry, England, Antiquarian Books,

Edition: Revised Edition

Publisher: London, Printed for R. H. Evans By W. Bulmer and Co: 1810

Binding: Leather

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 32122