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[Plate book] Payne, A. H (engraver); Nybom, J; Mellin, G. H; Carlén J. G; Ridderstad, C. F; Jolin, J; Odd, Orvar; Albano; Wilhelmina. m. fl.

Album för skön konst. Samling af interessanta och utsökta genrestycken i stålstick; med omvexlande poetisk och prosaisk text (...) Första bandet.

Göteborg. D. F. Bonniers förlag. 1848 26 x 22 cm.Title + contents + (58 pp.) + end title + 24 steel engravings.

Contemporary half calf. Marbled boards and end papers. Gilt title and decorations at the spine. Worn spine and board edges. Bumped corners. A few guard papers with brown spots. The occasional brown spot to the text and plates. One text page with a repaired repaired tear. Very nice interior.

Beautiful steel engravings of high quality. Romantic and prosaic scenes. Each plate accompanied by a short story. All but three of the engravings by A. H. Payne.

Item No: 2477