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Tomblesonís

UPPER RHINE

[And] VIEWS OF THE RHINE Edited by W.G. Fearnside. Tombleson & Co. 1832-[34].
2 vols. 190pp. + [ii] Appendix. + viii + 181pp. Engraved t.ps., 137 engraved plates, folding panoramic strip map, folding map. Minor loss to head of pp.81-2 of vol. 2., some light browning, silken e.ps., intricate gilt dentelles, attractive contemporary binding in gilt ruled edged morocco with intricate gilt tooled circles and motifs to boards, gilt ruled raised bands with dec. gilt compartments and gilt lettering to spines, vol. 2 subtly rebacked with original spine laid down, a.e.g. Originally issued in parts during 1832 and 1833. After part publication was complete, copies were issued bound in cloth. William Tombleson (1795-1846) English topographical and architectural artist, illustrator, copper and steel engraver, writer and printmaker.
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