8 June 2006
MACQUOID, Percy and Ralph EDWARDS
The Dictionary of English Furniture from the Middle Ages to the late Georgian Period ... With a General Introduction by H. Avray Tipping. London and New York: Country Life and Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1924-1927.
3 volumes, folio (404 x 271mm). 2 colour-printed frontispieces, 49 colour-printed plates, one monochrome frontispiece and numerous monochrome illustrations, some full-page. (Occasional very light spotting, principally affecting the versos of the colour plates but not the images.) Original green cloth gilt, upper boards with gilt borders and titles, lower boards with blind-ruled borders, spines lettered in gilt, top edges gilt (extremities lightly rubbed).
FIRST EDITION. A bright, crisp set of Macquoid and Edwards’ authoritative work in the original binding. (3)
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