Picturesque Representations of the Dress and Manners of the English.

[M'LEAN Thomas]. [ALEXANDER William] 1767-1816

c1825, VG Title leaf followed by the plate list then 50 engraved, hand coloured plates, depicting, individuals from every walk of life in their relevant dress, from the King (George 111) to Highland Shepherds (who apparently enjoy…

£900 | Published: Unknown | Publisher: Thomas M'Lean

Costume of the Ladies of England 1809-1829

ACKERMANN Rudolph 1764-1834

Octavo (9.5 x 6 inches), 287 fine hand-colored etched plates of ladies fashions. Late 19th-century half red morocco over marbled paper boards, decorative gilt spine, all edges gilt, marbled end-papers. A few imprints trimmed or cropped,…

£3800 | Published: Unknown | Publisher: Rudolph Ackermann

Costumes Suisses

KONIG F.N. [Franz Nikolaus] 1765-1832

In contemporary red morocco cloth, gilt edge tooling, corners & edges worn. Spine, gilt tooling & titles, worn at edges, some loss to lower inch. Internally, title with vignette, [2], [1], 2-48.3 pp, 24 pls (hand coloured), plus the title vignette,…

£600 | Published: Unknown | Publisher: Unknown

The Follies & Fashions of Grandfathers Embellished with thirty-seven whole-page plates including ladies' and gentlemen's dress (hand-coloured and heightened with gold and silver), sporting and coaching scenes (hand-coloured), fanciful prints, portraits of celebrities, &c., (many from original copper-plates)

TUER Andrew W. [White] 1838-1900

Near Fine. With fore edge painting, & a wonderful binding, complete with 37 illustrations. In full wine calf (by Sangorski & Sutcliffe), gilt edge tooling, corners brushed. Spine, raised bands, decorative gilt tooling, gilt titles to dark green…

£800 | Published: Unknown | Publisher: Field & Tuer Simpkin, Marshall & Co. Scribner & Welford