Large Antique Leather Books “Chambers’s Encyclopaedia: a dictionary of universal knowledge” Complete in 10 Volumes, 1888 – Important Provenance
Very Nice Large Antique Leather Books Entitled “Chambers’s Encyclopedia” in 10 Volumes | Published: London & Edinburgh: 1888 | New Edition | Bound in Beautiful Half brown morocco leather
Very Nice 10 Volume Set of Large Antique Leather Books Entitled “Chambers’s Encyclopedia: a dictionary of universal knowledge” | Complete in 10 Volumes | Publisher: London and Edinburgh : William and Robert Chambers ; Philadelphia : J.B. Lippincott – 1888 | New Edition | Hardcover – Bound in Beautiful Half brown morocco leather | Decorative Tooling; Gold Gilded Decoration and Lettering on Spine | Binding is tight & intact | Very Good Condition | Approx. Size 11.5″ H x 9″ W.
Provenance: Estate of James Rees, Former President and Chief Executive Officer of George Washington’s Mount Vernon; With pres. bookplate to the front pastdown of each volume.
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Chambers’s Encyclopedia: a dictionary of universal knowledge