SUPERB FULL GILT AND BLIND TOOLED MOROCCO
THOMSON, James ~ The Seasons and The Castle of Indolence.
London: William Tegg, 1850
Full morocco, 6.5 inches tall. A superb little edition of these 2 great 18th century poems in full morocco. With raised bands, delicate gilt tooled panels and elaborate gilt and blind tooling to the boards. Dentelles and all edges gilt. Particularly attractive endpapers. Neat ink inscription dated 1857 to the reverse of the paste down endpaper. A degree of foxing to the engraved plates.