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(London Quarterly). The London Quarterly Review. Volume LXXXIV. December, 1848 - March, 1849. American Edition. - bound with - Volume LXXXV. July and October, 1849. New York : Published by Leonard Scott & Co., 1849. Pp (6),[i]-iv[misnumbered as v],-340;(4),-332. Double column. 8vo, brown half calf, blue marbled paper over boards. Contains articles on America and Germany, the Austrian Empire, Viscount Castlereagh, cattle and sheep, Robert Curzon, Government's Benovelent Institution, M. Guizot, Lieut. Col. W.N. Hutchinson, Italy, Nineveh and its remains by Layard, lighthouses, the London and North-Western Railway, History of England by Macaulay, popular science, and many more. Of nautical interest : Vol.LXXXIV, pp.199-209, has a review of three books on lighthouses - Account of the Skerryvore Lighthouse, with Notes on the Illumination of Lighthouses by Alan Stevenson (1848); An Account of the Bell Rock Lighthouse by Robert Stevenson (1824); and Narrative ofthe Building and Description of the Eddystone Lighthouse with stone by Joh n Smeaton (1813). Light wear to leather, wear and chipping to marbled boards, light foxing to a few leaves, else a very good, solid copy. 200.00
Title: London Quarterly Review. Volume LXXXIV. December, 1848 - March, 1849. American Edition. - bound with - Volume LXXXV. July and October, 1849.
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