London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1905.
First edition. Forty photogravure plates, illustrations to text. 2 vols. 8vo. Full red morocco, covers tooled in gilt to panel design, spine with raised bands, lettered in two compartments, the rest richly gilt, silk doublures and endsheets,all edges gilt and gauffered, fore-edge of each volume with three miniature watercolors after paintings by Turner, Hunt and Martin, by Fazakerley of Liverpool. Fine, in a custom red morocco slipcase and chemise. Item #306715
A stunning Fazakerley binding in absolutely fine condition, each fore-edge decorated with three brilliantly executed miniature watercolors of the following works:
(vol. I) Rome, after J.M.W. Turner; The Lady of Shallott, after William Holman Hunt; Venice, after Turner
(vol II) Lake Geneva, after Turner; Isabella and the Pot of Basil, after Hunt; The Flight into Egypt, after John Martin.
Price: $15,000.00 Free International Delivery