Franks Bequest. Catalogue of British and American Book Plates Bequeathed to the Trustees of the British Museum by Sir Augustus Wollaston Franks, K.C.B., F.R.S., P.S.A., Litt.D., Vol. II

By: [Franks, Augustus Wollaston] Howe, E.R.J. Gambier

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Vol. II only (of 3). Black cloth with gilt spine titles, 16 by 25.5 cm, 443 pp., 6 plates. Poor with corner wear and heavy chipping and tears to the head and tail of the spine; the hinges are cracked but intact and the front free endpaper is detached. Bookplates of James Goode and Florence Seville Berryman (designed by James T. Berryman) on the front pastedown. The second of three volumes of Franks’ massive bookplate collection. Arranged alphabetically by the plate owner’s name and includes, when known, the date and engraver, as well as style. This volume starts with Louis I. Haber (no. 13183) and concludes with W.E.R. (no. 25908).

Title: Franks Bequest. Catalogue of British and American Book Plates Bequeathed to the Trustees of the British Museum by Sir Augustus Wollaston Franks, K.C.B., F.R.S., P.S.A., Litt.D., Vol. II

Author Name: [Franks, Augustus Wollaston] Howe, E.R.J. Gambier

Categories: Bookplates (Ex Libris),

Publisher: London, The British Museum: 1904

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair

Seller ID: 1791

Keywords: Ex Libris