This antique volume is bound in handsome marbled paper covered boards with red leather spine cover which features raised bands and gilt lettering/tooling. The volume is a history of the Nevers Cathedral in Nevers, France. The work is adorned with ornaments, decorated capitals and numerous plates, some folding, depicting architectural aspects of the cathedral. A postcard is laid-in from Nevers.
The Cathedral of Saint Cyricus and Saint Julitta of Nevers (French: Cathédrale Saint-Cyr-et-Sainte-Julitte de Nevers), commonly known as Nevers Cathedral, is a Roman Catholic church located in the town of Nevers, France. It is a national monument and dedicated to Saints Cyricus and Julitta. The cathedral is the seat of the Bishop of Nevers. (Courtesy Wikipedia)