Catalogue


The coronal; or, Prose, poetry, and art : a book for all seasons at home and abroad.
imprint
London : The Religious Tract Society, 1858
description
iv, 251, [1] pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates : 8 colour plates (wood-engravings) ; 17 cm
format(s)
Book
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imprint
London : The Religious Tract Society, 1858
general note
Colour plates are unsigned but with imprints: "J. M. Kronheim & Co." and "London". All are with captions and printed within grey-brown borders.
Eight colour prints have following caption titles: Roses; Loch Ness; Humming birds; Fruit; Lilies; Falls of Niagara; Musicians of the grove; The Victoria Regia.
Plates are colour wood engravings produced using the "Baxter Process", with areas and lines that are printed with an intaglio metal plate.
Title-page printed within black rule border.
local note
MASS copy: Bound in blue cord-grain cloth blocked in gold and blind; a.e.g. With yellow painted endpapers. With binder's ticket: "Baxter Binder 49, Bartholomew Close".
Victoria University Library copy (Baxter Collection) bound in leather, gilt embossed; marbled endpapers. With embossed illustration of Wesley College, Sheffield with motto. With presentation bookplate of The Directors and Tutor's of Wesley College.
catalogue key
5184399

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