3 December 2010
BYRON, George Gordon Noel, Lord. Childe Harold's Pilgrimage. A Romaunt. London: Bradbury and Evans for John Murray, 1841.
8o (232 x 155 mm). Engraved portrait frontispiece, engraved title, one engraved folding map, numerous engraved illustrations (some light browning). Contemporary green morocco upper cover with red morocco onlay border, elaborately gilt with interweaved stems, flowers and leaves, title and author's name in gilt, lower cover with central gilt floral pattern, spine gilt with floral pattern and text, gilt turn-ins with red morocco onlay, cream water silk doublures, edges gilt and gauffered with watercolor paintings of A SAILBOAT ON THE WATERFRONT; VENICE and A MOUNTAIN LAKE in arabesques by FAZAKERLEY; modern cloth folding case.
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