The Book of British Ballads. S. C. Hall.

The Book of British Ballads

London: Jeremiah How, 1842. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Green leather with five raised bands and ornate gilt lettering and tooling by Hayday, rubbed at the surface, edges, and corners, bumped at the top-right corner on the back board. Square and firmly bound with gilt edges, former owner's bookplate inside the front board, some foxing to the preliminaries, clean otherwise. A selection of British ballads "that shall be agreeable and interesting to the general reader, and not unsatisfactory to the antiquary and the scholar." Very Good. Item #4618

Price: $200.00

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