Ancient Spanish Ballads.
London, Bradbury & Evans for John Murray, 1856.
4to., unpaginated. Profusely illustrated with wood engravings. Publisher’s prospectus included. Publisher’s decorated orange cloth, designed by Owen Jones (“The Grammar of Ornament”), cloth slightly damaged at head and tail, a little wear to corners. A good copy.
The first edition was published in 1841 (“The first time of the true ‘Illuminated Books’ [Ruari McLean, Victorian Book Design, p. 154]).