Francis, John George (1859)
Beach Rambles | In Search Of | SeaSide Pebbles | And | Crystals. | With Some Observations On The Origin Of The | Diamond And Other Precious Stones. | London: | Routledge, Warne, And Routledge, | Farringdon Street; | And 56, Walker Street, New York. | 1859.
Full-colored lithographed title page (in addition to the printed title page): Beach-Rambles | In Search Of | Sea-Side Pebbles And Crystals. | By | J. G. Francis, B.A. | [col. ornament] | London: | Routledge, Warne, And Routledge, | Farringdon Street.
8°:   iv  2-186  p., 8 chromolithographed plates
chromolithographic frontispiece plate and 7 unsigned chromolithographic plates numbered: "Plate I-VII"
125 x 161 mm.
original publisher's cloth binding with blindstamped ornaments and gilt drawing on front cover as well as gilt text and ornaments on spine. A printed label attached
to the lower left of the inside back cover states "Bound By | Westleys | &C° | London"
no marks of
1861, reprint called "new edition" (Sinkankas 2209)
Collection: private collection