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ENCYCLOPAEDIA.

Nelson's Encyclopaedia.

[London: T. Nelson & Sons, c.1910] Stock Code: 79184
£1,500.00
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A lovely set in 25 volumes, including a dictionary and an atlas volume, all in a handsome custom cabinet.

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Description

25 volumes, sextodecimos. Publisher's purple morocco backed boards, mauve cloth to sides, titles to spine and edges gilt, marbled endpapers. All contained in a custom-made cherrywood cabinet case with two shelves and an opening glass front, the interior lined with a matching mauve cloth and the exterior with wooden inlay decorations.

Illustrations

Numerous black and white full page and vignette illustrations in the text, with one whole volume of colour maps.

Condition

Spines a touch faded with some light marks and small scratches to a few volumes, general spotting to endpapers but the leaves fresh. An extremely presentable set in excellent condtion.

DELIVERY

With the exception of framed items*, Peter Harrington offers free delivery on all UK orders of rare books, maps and prints placed through this website. Delivery to USA and the rest of the world is similarly free for orders over £200.

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ABOUT US

Established in 1969, Peter Harrington is one of the leading rare book firms in the world. It is a proud member of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association – along with ILAB, the PBFA and Lapada – and from shops in Mayfair and Chelsea, London, sells rare books, prints and ephemera to customers across the world.

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