THE CANTERBURY TALES From the Text and with the Notes and Glossary of Thomas Tyrwhitt, condensed and arranged under the text. Illustrated by Edward Corbould.
Published by G. Routledge & Co. in Farringdon Street, London 1853
New Edition Small 8vo. (approx. 16.5 x 11cm), finely bound, by Burden, with green morocco spine, raised bands, dark red title label and highly decorative gilt, and boards in green calf with decorative gilt borders. Blind embossed decorative dentelles and marbled endpapers. All edges marbled. 586pp., with 8 full page b/w illustrations by Edward Corbould. Small ink inscription, dated 1854, to early blank. Light foxing to prelims. A VERY HANDSOME COPY IN VERY GOOD CONDITION.