FINE VICTORIAN ILLUSTRATION IN SPECTACULAR FULL MOROCCO
MOORE, Thomas ~ Irish Melodies.
London: Longman, 1846
Full morocco, 10.5 inches tall. Superbly bound with gilt railed bands and dense gilt tooling to the panels and boards. Gilt dentelles and all edges. Beautifully decorated throughout by Maclise on every page, the text being embellished with illustrations and borders. An ink inscription dated 1870 on the first blank.