STRONG, Eugenie. Catalogue of the Greek & Roman Antiques in the Possession of the Right Honourable Lord Melchett, P.C., D. Sc., F.R.S. at Melchet Court and 35 Lowndes Square
Oxford, University Press, 1928.
Folio. vii, 55 p., with 42 plates showing 52 b&w facsimile pictures, including frontispiece with tissue guard, and 23 figures in text. Half-title and figure on title-page. Elegant red morocco gilt, single-line fillet ruled along edges and the Mond family’s coat of arms with motto “make yourself necessary” stamped as a centrepiece on front cover. Gilt spine with stamped title in 6 compartments divided by raised bands. Some wear and leather abrasion to edges of covers and joints. An excellent copy.