STUNNING MID-VICTORIAN HEAVY MOROCCO BINDING BY HAYDAY
Willmott, Robert Aris ~ English Sacred Poetry, of the Sixteenth, Seventeenth, Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries.
London: Routledge, Warne and Routledge, 1862
Full morocco, 9 inches tall. A splendid Victorian binding by Hayday with raised bands and dense and elaborate gilt tooling to the panels. Gilt dentelles and all edges. Wide gilt rolls frame the boards. Engraved throughout. A degree of foxing. An interesting anthology in a fine example of this type of binding.