Letters Written by the Late Right Honourable Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of Chesterfield, to his Son, during a Course of Polite Education. With his Life and Miscellaneous Pieces to which is appended a Copious Index

SKU: 025471
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Brown leather boards with gilt lettering to spine. Boards are marked and generally grubby. Corners bumped and worn. Wear to board edges and especially along the spine edges where the cloth is splitting. Spine is age darkened with bumping to ends. Page edges are rather grubby. Gilt decoration to the inside of the board edges. Age discolouration to endpages, with some staining, and the remains of a sticker to FEP. FFEP is torn to bottom corner. Previous owner's mark. Front inner hinge is cracked but holding. Some slight water damage to textblock, some pages show small stains. 406 pp. When securely packed this item will weigh in the region of 664g.(YBP Ref: 025471:1-O8)
  • Author: DORMER STANHOPE, Philip
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  • Publisher: Thomas Town
  • Condition: Good
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  • Size: 8vo - over 73/4in - 93/4in Tall
  • Binding: Hardcover
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  • Published in: Philadelphia
  • Published Date: 1834
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  • Language: English