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Streeter, Edwin with Hatton, Joseph and Keane, Augustus, Harry (1882, reprint)


Streeter, Edwin with Hatton, Joseph and Keane, Augustus, Harry (1882, reprint)


Streeter, Edwin with Hatton, Joseph and Keane, Augustus, Harry (1882, reprint)


The Great Diamonds | Of The World. | Their History And Romance. | Collected From Official, Private And Other Sources | During Many Years Of Correspondence And Inquiry. | By | Edwin W. Streeter, | Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society; Author of "Precious Stones | And Gems;" Gold medallist of the Royal Order of Frederic; | Holder of a Special Gold Medal from H.M. the King of the Belgians.| The MS. Of The "Koh-I-Nûr" Graciously Read & Approved By | Her Majesty The Queen. | The Accounts Of The "Pitt" And The "Eugénie" Revised By | Her Majesty The Empress Eugénie. | Edited And Annotated By | Joseph Hatton And A.H. Keane. | [rule] | London: | Published By George Bell & Sons, | York Street, Covent Garden. [1882]

Half title: The Great Diamonds Of The World.

Collation: 8°: [2 blank] [7] x-xxiii [1 blank] [1] 26-321 [1] [1] 2-9 (advert.) [5 blank]

Page size: 134 x 214 mm

Binding: contemporary full calf binding with richly gilt ornaments and green lettered label on spine, marbled edges

Provenance: no marks of provenance

Other editions: 1882

References: Sinkankas 6403; this is a reprint of the original edition [same year] with an additional preface

Collection: private collection


Streeter, Edwin with Hatton, Joseph and Keane, Augustus, Harry (1882, reprint)