Fret-Cutting and Perforated Carving with Practical Instructions by W. Bemrose Jun'r

By: Bemrose W. (Jun'r)

Price: £70.00

Quantity: 1 available


NO date shown but somewhere between 1868-1880 (sources via the 'New Book List' at the rear of this book) . THIRD edition. Leaf Green cloth covered boards, with blind stamped decoration to the front and rear covers, and gilt titling to the front cover and spine. Some light staining / fading / line marks to the covers, wear to the tips only of the corners, and bumping to the head/tail of the spine. Two splits to the inner edges of the outer rear of the spine where it has split, and the slits show through to the boards/webbing, but the covers look pretty good and ALL HINGES TIGHT, etc. Page fore-edges browning with age & dusty. Internally Very Good Plus with Clean plain brown endpapers. NO Inscriptions or major marks. A few very light spots (faint foxing) here and there. Illustrated title page - Lithographed title within an ornamental mirror frame showing carved fretwork. 12 pp text and Instructions, etc. The text is followed by 53 Monotone Lithographs/Illustrations/Figs, unpaginated, with Designs for the Carvings. Some illustrations/designs are full page, others double page, one fold-out, and some with multi 'Figs' to a page. Also 8pp at the end with the Publisher's New Book List/Catalogue. Overall a near VG copy. Quite Scarce. See Images. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall

Title: Fret-Cutting and Perforated Carving with Practical Instructions by W. Bemrose Jun'r

Author Name: Bemrose W. (Jun'r)

Categories: Other,

Edition: Third Edition

Publisher: London, Bemrose & Sons, 21 Paternoster Row,: 1870

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 114456

Keywords: Fret-cutting And Perforated Carving With Practical Instructions By W. Bemrose Jun'r