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£350.00

Select Views of the River Clyde

engraved by Joseph Swan, from drawings by Mr. J. Fleming.

 

with historical and descriptive illustrations by John M. Leighton

 

Glasgow, Joseph Swan, 1830

 

a fine early 19th century plate book, illustrating and describing the River Clyde from its source to the lower reaches of the Firth of Clyde .

a companion volume to ‘Select Views of Glasgow and its Environs’, by the same author and illustrator.

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Description

4to [27x21cm]. ppiv 168 + 42 finely executed steel engraved plates on india paper, each with the original tissue guard.

scattered light foxing, but generally in good clean condition bound in a contemporary half leather binding, lightly rubbed, but sound and undamaged.

with ‘Western Club Glasgow’ gilt stamp to front cover