* Rare Hand Colour Plates * The Lady's Monthly Museum or Polite Repository 1804

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Author : By a Society of Ladies Title:  The Lady’s Monthly Museum or Polite Repository of Amusement and Instruction  Vol Xll January to June 1804              Publication:  Published By Vernor & Hood London 1804………………………… (See Pictures) Condition Of Book: This is a Very Good Copy of this book in an extremely handsome full brown calf tree binding with black and red moroccan title labels to the spine lettered in gilt and with further gilt designs within the other compartments to the spine.There is further gilt ruling to the spine edges and gilt .A most attractive colour is the slightly darkened tanned brown in this tree calf form.The outer boards are a little bumped to two corners and with darker patches of colour to the bottom section of the rear cover.The original endpapers are still present.The book has no previous names or inscriptions present.There are a total of 2 wonderful fold out plates and 4 single page hand coloured fashion plates depicting women wearing morning dresses,walking dresses,full dresses,underdresses,Evening dresses etc.Additionally there are further b&w engraved plates mostly as frontispieces to each new Monthly issue that feature eminent women of the day or from yesteryear.The book has some sporadic foxing to certain pages of text etc and also more prominent to the title page and frontispiece,one small tear toi the edge of the first fold out plate,small stain mark to page 169.The book’s binding remains firm and there is no hinge weakness,no loose leaves etc and no page gatherings are loose.The frontispiece has been tipped back in at some stage.Certainly a decent cpy for the collector that begins with January of 1804 with an article on ‘Mrs Sheridan’ 8vo [ii] 430pp 1804 First Edition (Vol Xll)   Postage: (Free Insurance Is Included)UK Postage: £3.50 Sent Royal Mail 48  Tracked 2-3 Working Days Air-Mail Tracked and With Insurance:    £14.95 (Europe) 7-15 working days  Air-Mail Tracked and With Insurance   £14.95. (Rest of the World) 7 – 21 working days  Air-Mail Tracked and With Insurance Zone 3 USA £19.95  7-21 working days Payments:Paypal We are happy to send you a paypal invoice on completion of the saleNB: All Parcels sent Overseas come with full Private Insurance.We can provide tracking for parcels going overseas but there is an added cost for this   

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