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The Tour of Doctor Syntax, In Search of the Picturesque; A Poem. Ninth Edition, with new Plates

Description
This volume is half bound on leather, Calf with marbled boards (Turkish Pattern ?) and the end pages are comprised of grey/green paper. Where the leather meets the marbled paper there are 2 parallel blind tooled lines. The spine has 5 raised bands with single gilt lines on top and blind tooled lines either side. The title piece is in impressed gilt capitols on dark green leather "Tour of Doctor Syntax" and within the second panel. Impressed in gilt into the fourth panel is "I". The head and tail band are comprised of alternating cream and brown threads.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0279a
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Combe, William
Publisher
Diggens Printers; George Routledge and Sons
 
Date
1820
Dimensions
Width:
155 mm

Height:
245 mm