London: William Smith, 1843-45.
Folio. xx, 50 plates printed in brilliant chromolithography, each with accompanying pages of text. Finely rebound in half scarlet crushed morocco with marbled sides, t.e.g. with gilt spine titles. Fine. Item #23371
"Other works published in England which reproduced manuscript pages with varying degrees of fidelity, but with scholarly intentions were... J. O. Westwood's Palaeographia Sacra Pictoria. 1843-5... All are magnificent examples of chromolithography." Rauri McLean. Victorian Book Design & Colour Printing. p. 84.