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JAMESON, Mrs. [Anna]. A handbook to the public galleries of art in and near London...

London. John Murray, 1842. First edition.
8vo. In two volumes. lii, 281, [1]; [3], 283-628pp. Contemporary gilt-tooled half-roan, marbled boards, marbled edges. Extremities worn, loss to spines. Marbled endpapers, early inked ownership inscriptions to head of both titles, scattered foxing.
The first edition of a early Victorian guide to the major public art galleries of England's capital, with 'catalogues of the pictures, accompanied by critical, historical, and bibliographical notices, and copious indexes to facilitate reference'.
£ 125.00 Antiquates Ref: 24741