Walsh, William J.
Title THE APPARITIONS AND SHRINES OF HEAVEN'S BRIGHT QUEEN IN LEGEND, POETRY AND HISTORY. 4 Volumes of 4.
Binding Hard Cover
Publisher Carey-Stafford Co. [New York]. No date. (1904: T.J. Carey Co.) & (1906: Carey-Stafford Co.).
Seller ID 09-0084
Vol. I (xi, 367pp., xi). Vol. II (x, 377pp., xi). Vol. III (ix, 337pp., xi). Vol. IV (ix, 332pp. xii). 8vo. Deep purple cloth with spine lettered in gilt & decorated with a 3-flowered lily in gilt & white. Top edge gilted. Endpapers decorated with a floral pattern in gold, purple & white. Each volume has a tissue-guarded frontispiece, and the first three have 6 other b/w plates. The fourth has 5 other b/w plates. Introduction by Monsignor Bernard O'Reilly. All the spines have fading to the purple background, but the gilt is still bright. The covers have areas of varying degrees of fading, and some have faint dampstains, as shown in the accompanying scans o/w Good (obvious signs of use with no major defects) to Very Good (signs of careful use with no significant defects). The actual appearance of the defects of the covers is less pronounced than seen in the scans. Extra postage will be required for shipping via Priority Mail. SEE SCANS.
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