MATRIMONIAL CEREMONIES DISPLAYED: Wherein are Exhibited the Various Customs, Odd Pranks, Whimsical Tricks and Surprising Practices of near One Hundred Kingdoms and People in the World, now Used in Celebration and Consummation of Matrimony. To which is Added the Comical Adventures of Sir Harry Fitzgerald who had Seven Wives, with the Character of Each, -- a Genuine Story. Also, an Epigram on Matrimony, in Latin and English. Published for the Information and Entertainment of the Ladies and Pretty Girls of Great Britain, not Forgetting those of Dublin and Tiperary.

Price: $85.00

click image to zoom

London: Privately printed, 1880. A FINE, UNOPENED COPY, in printed parchment paper over boards as issued. [iv], 104 pages. Small octavo. (Item ID: A3-16751)

Payment Methods 

All orders are pre-pay, unless special arrangements have been made with Mr. Holmes. We accept checks, money orders, Western Union, Visa, Discover, Mastercard, and American Express. 

The payee on your credit card statement will read: 

Holmes Publishing Group LLC 

Books are held for 48 hrs pending confirmation. For large orders, a 25% deposit is required to hold the books if full payment cannot be made on site, or special arrangements are in order. We accept personal checks if we know you, or money orders if we do not. Regardless, all payments via post must be received within 5 business days of confirmation in the USA (international orders have 10 days) to ensure sale. 


USA orders 4.75 first book; 2.50 per book thereafter. Sets and folio volumes are determined by weight and more expensive books are insured. International carriage: we use a special air service that is reasonable and secure though a bit longer in delivery. They will phone to arrange a delivery time of convenience. 


Books are guaranteed as described and returnable for cause. Please notify of any problem.