London: S.Virtue, 1889. Revised Edition. Full leather. Octavo (253 x 195 mm.), xi, 388 pp., ill., blue leather with 5 raised bands, title in gold in second compartment, all other compartments with blind embossed decoration, double blind rule around edges of boards, school crest in gold on front board, marbled endpapers, all edges marbled. Good, front endpapers damaged, front hinge splitting, ffeps chipped, one nearly detached, one with 3.5 cm adhesive repair, 1.5 cm tear on half title p., foxing to endpapers, otherwise internally very clean, watermark to back endpaper and board, binding bumped, scraped and chipped. Good +. Item #697
With 250 beautiful process printed engravings, many full page. In full navy leather Ipswich Girls Grammar School binding.