The Letters of Pliny the Consul Vol I by William Melmoth
1810. 307 pages. This is an ex-Library book. Full bound brown leather. Volume I. Expected library inserts, stamps and inscriptions. Contains black and white illustrated plates. Pages are moderately tanned with noticeable foxing throughout. Slight crinkling to paper at gutters, however binding remains firm. Plates are moderately tanned with some foxing. Previous owner's inscription to front endpapers. Thumb-marking present throughout. Boards have visible edge wear with corner bumping. Moderate tanning to spine and edges with some crushing to spine ends. Small splits to joints. Gilt lettering is darkened. Black marks to all surfaces. Book is bowed and forward leaning.