The handbook of engraved gems / By C. W. King.

Title

The handbook of engraved gems / By C. W. King.

Creator

King, Charles William, 1818-1888

Publisher

London : Bell & Daldy

Date

1866

Extent

xiii, [3], 396 pages : frontispiece, plates

Spatial Coverage

20 cm.

Type

text

Language

English

Description

Includes index
Bound in contemporary cloth with gold tooled vignette inside red fillet with fleurons at edges and gold tooling on spine. Binder's ticket on lower pastedown: "Bound by Burn 37 & 38 Kirby St".
5 engravings and cuts (26 plates and many in the text); Tail pieces.

Provenance

Ex Libris: James Alipius Goold (with his signature, dated 11 April 1867)

Subject

Gems
Glyptics
Art, Ancient

Contributor

Salandri, E. (etcher and draftsman, active 19th century)
Burn, bookbinder
Utting, R. B.

Identifier

767 K523 THOE 1866

Coverage

England

Rights

Copyright expired

Access Rights

By request

Rights Holder

Mannix Library

Binding materials & treatment

Pictorial cloth bindings (Binding)
Gold tooled bindings (Binding)

Paper types

Wove papers (Paper)
Machine-made papers (Paper)

Provenance evidence

Donors' copies (Provenance)
Reading dates (Provenance)
Shelf marks (Provenance)
Binders' tickets (Provenance)

Other library holdings

Library of Congress Control Number

12011897

Manufacturer

London : William Clowes and Sons

Citation

King, Charles William, 1818-1888, “The handbook of engraved gems / By C. W. King.,” Archbishop Goold Special Collection, accessed May 29, 2022, https://gooldlibrary.omeka.net/items/show/6.