SPL Hand Coloured Rare Book Collection Featuring Norman R Bobins

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WILD, Charles.
Twelve Perspective Views of the exterior and interior parts of The Metropolitical Church of York.

Published
London: W. Bulmer and Co., published by the author [and] Molteno and Taylor, 1809.
References
Abbey Scenery 365; Bobins 740.
Plates
12
Binding/Size
L=FOLIO
Value
0-5000
Published
London: W. Bulmer and Co., published by the author [and] Molteno and Taylor, 1809.
Ref
5481

Folio, title, dedication, text, subscribers list, ground plan of the Cathedral (folding) and 12 hand coloured aquatint plates. Beautifully bound in 19th century violet morocco with wonderfully decorative gilt borders and spine. In fine condition. All edges gilt. Coloured plates in order: 1. North West aspect of York Cathedral. 2. West Front. 3. The Nave. 4. South Wing of the Transept. 5. Part of the South Front. 6. The Transept from the S.W. Angle. 7. Interior of the Chapter House. 8. Chapter House. 9. The Choir. 10. North Aisle of the Choir. 11. The Chapel of the Virgin Mary. 12. The East Front.