Life of Field-Marshal His Grace the Duke of Wellington

SKU: 023346
Regular price £90.00 GBP inc. VAT
3 volume set. Volume I: Brown leather boards with gilt lettering to spine. One or two minor marks to boards. Corners bumped and worn. Slight wear to board edges. Spine is splitting from the front board. Wear to spine. Gilt decoration to the inside of the board edges. Spine has raised bands. All edges gilt. Marbled endpages. Bookplate. Front inner hinge is starting to crack. Rear inner hinge is threatening to crack. B/w frontispiece with tissue protection intact. Textblock has one or two grubby marks but is generally clean. 512 pp. Many b/w illustrations. Volume II: Brown leather boards with gilt lettering to spine. Boards are generally in very good order. Corners bumped and worn. Slight wear to board edges. Spine is splitting from the front board. Wear to spine. Gilt decoration to the inside of the board edges. Spine has raised bands. All edges gilt. Marbled endpages. Front inner hinge is starting to crack. B/w frontispiece with tissue protection intact. Textblock has one or two grubby marks but is generally clean. 511 pp. Many b/w illustrations. Volume III: Brown leather boards with gilt lettering to spine. Boards are generally in good order, just a little shelfwear. Corners bumped and worn. Slight wear to board edges. Spine is splitting from the front board. Wear to spine. Gilt decoration to the inside of the board edges. Spine has raised bands. All edges gilt. Marbled endpages. Front inner hinge is starting to crack. Rear inner hinge is threatening to crack. B/w frontispiece with tissue protection intact. Textblock has one or two grubby marks but is generally clean. 604 pp. Many b/w illustrations. When securely packed this item will weigh in the region of 3438g.  (YBP Ref: 023346:15(2f))
  • Author: MAXWELL, W H
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  • Publisher: Henry G Bohn
  • Condition: Good
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  • Size: 8vo - over 73/4in - 93/4in Tall
  • Binding: Hardcover
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  • Published in: London
  • Published Date: 1862
  • Edition: 6th
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  • Language: English