Finden's Tableaux of The Affections: A Series of Picturesque Illustrations of The Womanly Virtues, edited by Mary Russell Mitford.
Published by Charles Tilt, 1839.
Hardback book, with black white illustrations, and gilt edged page edge. Used, in good condition considering age. Some wear and ageing to cover, and variable levels of foxing on the pages themselves. Tear to one page. Still Sturdy and robust with a strong binding.
A series of detailed illustrations of women of the period, by W. Perrings, accompanied by poems and verse describing and relating to the images, and the virtues they convey.
A rare and valuable item, full of beautiful and intricate illustrations. Great for collectors, and enthusiasts of History and Art.