The Spirit of the Gospel; or the Four Evangelists Elucidated By Explanatory Observations, Historical References and Miscellaneous Illustrations

The Spirit of the Gospel; or the Four Evangelists Elucidated By Explanatory Observations, Historical References and Miscellaneous Illustrations

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Authors

Gilly, Rev. William Stephen

Publishers

A.J. Valpy

Reference

518

xi, [1], 459pp, [1]. Full russian calf, raised bands, spine in five panels, title in gilt to second panel, remaining panels with square shaped gilt tool centre, covers with inner triple fillet frame and corner pieces, surrounded by gilt roll, with gilt double fillet border, gilt roll to edges and inner edges, with shell pattern marbled endpapers.

Slightly rubbed to extremities, small surface abrasions to covers, with small amount of loss of gilt and leather, bumps to fore-edge of boards. Internally lightly browned throughout, with a water stain to bottom right hand corner throughout, fairly brown initially but fading. From the library of Earl Eldon, with his name and bookplate to reverse of front marbled endpaper.

This is Eldon's copy of a book that is dedicated to him

Size

8vo

Condition

Good

Binding

Full Calf

Publish Place

London

Publish Year

1818

Edition

First Edition

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