"The illustrations of this volume, selected by myself, have been drawn and engraved by the skilful and experienced hand of Mr. Orlando Jewitt."--Preface
Plates are hand-coloured lithographs
Lithographed plates are with imprints: "O. Jewitt del. et lith." and "Vincent Brooks Imp."
Publisher's advertisements dated 1862 on p. -16 at end
Architecture -- Architectural accessories -- Sepulchral monuments -- Heraldry -- Seals -- Coins -- Palaeography, illuminations, and inscriptions -- Arms and armour -- Costumes and personal ornaments -- Pottery, porcelain, and glass -- Miscellaneous subjects -- Glossary of architectural terms -- Index of buildings and places -- Index of names and titles -- General index
MASS copy: Bound in maroon bead-grain cloth blocked in gold and blind. Upper cover blocked in gold with small central design incorporating publisher's monogram. Spine with imprint: "Reeve & Co.". With binder's ticket: "Bound by Westleys & Co. London.". With ownership label: "Wm. Hobart-Bird."
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Jewitt, Thomas Orlando Sheldon, 1799-1869; Brooks, Vincent; Savill and Edwards (printer); Westleys & Co. (binder)