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The paintings of Wilton House, handsomely bound  

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Wilton House Pictures Containing a Full and Complete Catalogue and Descriptions of the Three Hundred and Twenty Paintings which are now in possession of the Earl of Pembroke and Montgomery at his House at Wilton in the County of Wiltshire: Illustrated by Seventy-Two Reproduction in Photogravure of the most celebrated pieces

Wilkinson, Nevile R.


Printed at the Chiswick Press



2 volumes. xxxvi, 207; [2], [209]-426, [2] pp. Photogravure plates; printed protective interleaves. (folio) 39x33.5 cm (15½x13¼"), half gilt-ruled red morocco & cloth, spines lettered in gilt, raised bands, top edges gilt. Number VIII of 300 copies. First Edition.

Signed by the compiler on the limitation page. Besides being the home to important collection of paintings catalogued in the present work, of which 72 are reproduced in photogravure, Wilton House is famous for being the site of several movies, and is mentioned in literature. 

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Some shelf rubbing, light soiling and a few circular stains to cloth, very good or better condition.

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