SUPERB REGENCY FULL STRAIGHT GRAIN MOROCCO BINDING
JOHNSON, Samuel ~ Rasselas
London: Hector M'lean, 1819
Full straight grain morocco, 10.5 inches tall. A very fine Regency binding with wide extra gilt raised bands and panels. The boards are framed within wide gilt and blind rolls. All edges gilt. Fine engraved plates by Smirke. Armorial bookplates.