The Grammar of Ornament, by Owen Jones. Illustrated by examples from various styles of ornament. One hundred and twelve plates. Folio, 355 X 230mm, third edition, Title + extra title, pp.157 + plates, London: Bernard Quaritch, 1868.
Chromolithograph title in pink, yellow and gold, printed title in red and black, many figures in ttext. 112 full-page chromolithograph plates present, many heightened with gold or silver. Original plum cloth, gold-blocked on the front cover and spine, all edges gilt. Some occasional freckling, but generally a very bright fresh copy. Prize bookplate.