The National Encyclopaedia :A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge

By: Writers Of Eminence In Literature, Science and Art

Price: $35.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Quarterbound leather with deep brown pebbled leather in center. Gilt titles and decorated bands on spine. Light edge, corner and surface wear. Some small scuffs and areas of It is square and securely with excellent interior. ; Hake - Ireland; Ireland Forgeries - Lucian; Vol. 7/8/2020; B&W Plates and Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 512, 512 + Plates pages; I have several volumes of this undated encyclopedia, though this volume differs from the others. It is two volumes in one; I estimate its date at ca. 1880. Its real value lies in the 33 separate plates (approx. 9 1/2 X 6 or larger if fold-outs) and 3 Maps in Vol. VII and the 36 plates and 2 Maps in Volume 8. A few plates are in color as are the maps. Among others there is a color plate on Illuminating, 5 plates of Printing, 4 of Lizards and 3 of Lighthouses. Maps are of India, Ireland and Italy. The plates can be removed and sold separately. All plates are present and in EX condition. Very large volume will require extra postage. Sold website 7.3.15

Title: The National Encyclopaedia :A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge

Author Name: Writers Of Eminence In Literature, Science and Art

Categories: Reference,

Publisher: London, William MacKenzie: 1880

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 11822

Keywords: Illustrations General Knowledge