Glaucus; or, The Wonders of the Shore

Cambridge: Macmillan and Co., 1859.

Price: $150.00

Hardcover. Fourth edition corrected and enlarged. With twelve color plates and publisher's catalog at the back. Publisher's decorative cloth stamped in blind and gold, with a gold centerpiece on the front cover (depicting the mythical Glaucus), all edges gilt. Moderate rubbing and fading to the gilt spine and front cover, very good. Binder’s ticket: “Bound by Burn. 37 & 38 Kirby St.” on the rear pastedown. Illustrated with twelve fine "Baxtertype" color plates by William Dickes, one of the few engravers and color printers licensed by George Baxter, the inventor of the process, to master Baxter's color printing process. A handsome copy.

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Glaucus; or, The Wonders of the Shore. Charles KINGSLEY.
Glaucus; or, The Wonders of the Shore
Glaucus; or, The Wonders of the Shore
Glaucus; or, The Wonders of the Shore