The Church Portrait Journal. [bound volume of 22 issues]

By: Anderson, John & Sidney Webb

Price: NZ$238.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


A couple of leaves with chips to blank inner margin. Some rubbing to corners of boards. No signatures. ; Bound volume of the following issues (an incomplete run): New Series, Vol. III No. 2 (February 1882) through to Vol. III No. 5 (May 1882); Vol. III No. 7 (July 1882) through to Vol. IV No. 2 (February 1883); Vol. IV No. 4 (April 1883) through to Vol. IV No. 12 (December 1883). [iv], (9)-40, (45)-96, 16, (27)-96 pages. Attractive red half-calf binding with red cloth boards. Gilt rule and 4 raised bands on the spine. Page dimensions: 202 x 157mm. 41 mounted albumen photographs of churchmen, each with a biographical essay or sketch. Most of the biographical sketches are about 3 pages long. Aside from the theological and biographical interest, this is a fine study of some magnificent Victorian beards and sideburns. [One of the missing issues has 2 leaves present, with chips at the blank inner margins, the other two leaves of this issue have been torn out.] ; 8vo

Title: The Church Portrait Journal. [bound volume of 22 issues]

Author Name: Anderson, John & Sidney Webb

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, William Poole: 1882-1883

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 15615

Keywords: 19th century