MEN OF MARK Men of Mark. A Gallery of Contemporary Portraits of Men Distinguished in the Senate, the Church, in Science, Literature and Art, the Army, Navy, Law, Medicine, etc. Photographed from Life by Lock and Whitfield, with Biographical Notices by Thompson Cooper, 7 vol. in 4, Sampson Low, 1876-1883
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MEN OF MARK Men of Mark. A Gallery of Contemporary Portraits of Men Distinguished in the Senate, the Church, in Science, Literature and Art, the Army, Navy, Law, Medicine, etc. Photographed from Life by Lock and Whitfield, with Biographical Notices by Thompson Cooper, 7 vol. in 4, Sampson Low, 1876-1883
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MEN OF MARK
Men of Mark. A Gallery of Contemporary Portraits of Men Distinguished in the Senate, the Church, in Science, Literature and Art, the Army, Navy, Law, Medicine, etc. Photographed from Life by Lock and Whitfield, with Biographical Notices by Thompson Cooper, 7 vol. in 4, 252 woodburytype portraits, each mounted one per page, contemporary half morocco, rubbed, 4to, Sampson Low, 1876-1883

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  • This complete set includes: Charles Darwin, Thomas Huxley, Richard Burton, Charles Dickens, Victor Hugo, Richard Owen, Anthony Trollope, Austen Layard, William Frith, James Nasmyth, Joseph Bazalgette, Richard Redgrave, Heinrich Schliemann, Jules Verne, Joseph Dalton Hooker, Robert Browning, Wilkie Collins, Lawrence Alma-Tadema, James Anthony Froude, John Bright, J.E. Millais, Cardinal Manning.
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