River scene, Florence

Book title: The poetical works of Thomas Moore

(DOUBLE EDGE)

Moore, Thomas.

The Poetical Works of Thomas Moore. Complete in one volume. London, Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts, & Green, 1865.

Portrait and engraved frontispiece. 8vo, full contemporary red morocco, richly gilt on sides and back, gilt edges; rubbed.

On exceedingly fine specimen of two paintings under one fore-edge. When the edges are bent toward the right, the gilt disappears and a beautiful view of Enniscorthy, Wexford appears with buildings, the artistic old bridge, river craft and people on the river's bank. When the edges are bent toward the left a view of Pont a la Carraca, Florence emerges.

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Fore-edge/fanned to the left
Cities & Towns
Bridges