TALL COPY IN A MAGNIFICENT FULL CALF BY RIVIERE
ROBERTSON, William ~ The Works.
Oxford: Talboys and Wheeler & London: W. Pickering 1825
8 volume set, 10 inches tall. A tall set of this celebrated edition in a magnificent full calf by Riviere. With gilt raised bands, twin labels and exceptionally fine gilt tooling to the panels. Dentelles and all edges gilt. The set is firm and solid though some joints are becoming fragile. Some foxing confined to the engraved frontispieces, the text being perfectly clean.