Chambers, R. (Editor).


A Miscellany of Popular Antiquities in connection with the Calendar including Anecdote, Biography, & History, Curiosities of Literature and Oddities of Human Life and Character. W. & R. Chambers, London & Edinburgh 1888.
2 vols. Sm. 4to. [viii] + 832pp. + [viii] + 840pp. black & red lettered dec., profusely illus. throughout with over 450 ills. Contemporary ownership, t.p. and half title in vol. 1 sl. spotted, light marginal browning, marbled and edges, upper hinge in vol. 1 cracked but firm, half calf with cloth boards, some very minor rubbing, gilt filleted raised bands gilt motifs and gilt lettered contrasting leather title labels to spines, sl. stain to tail of spine to vol. 2.
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