The Book of British Ballads.
London: Jeremiah How, 1842. 2 volume set, 10.25 inches tall. A stunning full morocco binding with with gilt and blind raised bands, extra gilt panels and very fine gilt and blind tooling to the boards. Gilt dentelles and all edges. Slight rubbing. The charming selection of old ballads and legends are lavishly illustrated on every page by some of the great artists of the period.