Great Exhibition of the Works of Industry of all Nations, 1851. OFFICIAL DESCRIPTIVE AND ILLUSTRATED CATALOGUE. By Authority of the Royal Commission. In Three volumes. Vol. I. Index and Introductory. Section I. - Raw Materials, Classes 1 to 4. Section II. Machinery, Classes 5 to 10. Vol. II. Section III. - Manufactures, Classes 11 to 19. Section IV. - Fine Arts, Class 30. Colonies. Vol. III. Foreign States. .
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Title Great Exhibition of the Works of Industry of all Nations, 1851. OFFICIAL DESCRIPTIVE AND ILLUSTRATED CATALOGUE. By Authority of the Royal Commission. In Three volumes. Vol. I. Index and Introductory. Section I. - Raw Materials, Classes 1 to 4. Section II. Machinery, Classes 5 to 10. Vol. II. Section III. - Manufactures, Classes 11 to 19. Section IV. - Fine Arts, Class 30. Colonies. Vol. III. Foreign States.
Published London.Spicer Brothers. 1851.
Stock Code 7820
Description Three large octavo volumes in the original pictorial blue cloth, gilt. All edges gilt. First edition. Complete with all maps, charts, plates, coloured and black & white, etc. First edition. Some wear to binding extremities with short tears to head and heels of spines; little shaken with two or three signatures a little proud; but a very good and clean set of the original three volume issue of the catalogue later expanded.