River and City

Book title: The poems of Felicia Hemans

Hemans, Felicia.

Poems. A new edition. Chronologically arranged with illustrative notes and a selection of contemporary criticisms. Edinburgh, William Blackwood, 1849.

8vo, full contemporary vellum, gilt tooled floral design within panels, with onlays of morocco, doublures and end leaves of blue watered silk, blue silk book marks with gilt tassels, gilt silver hall-marked clasp, gilt gauffered edges and painted; enclosed in a velvet lined morocco case with gilt silver clasp.

With a very fine and charming fore-edge painting of a river scene with boats and bridge in background.

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Fore-edge/fanned to the right
Cities & Towns
Bridges
Vessels
Waterfronts