Title: A Book of Golden Deeds
Author: Charlotte M. Yonge
Illustrator: Victor Prout
Book Condition: Good/Very Good
Jacket Condition: N/A
Description: Extremely rare collection of stories of self-sacrifice from the Roman era through to the beginning of the 17th century.
Illustrated with a beautiful, full-colour frontispiece title-page. Also contains two stunning colour tipped-in illustrations, plus many evocative b&w line drawings.
Sky blue matt boards with gilded titles and tipped-in illustration (slightly damaged). Ultramarine cloth spine. Corners and spine bumped. Award plate affixed to front pastedown. All pages are tanned, but the vast majority have resisted foxing. Tightly bound.
No year of publication, but assumed to date from c.1910.
Measures 25.5 cm × 19.5 cm (10.2″ × 7.8″). 4to. 62 pp.