The 2017 Chelsea Book Fair is now over. The 2018 Fair will be held on the 2nd and 3rd of November.
And keep an eye out for our redesigned website, coming soon!
Paul Foster
Stand
27

MORLEY. JOHN.

BURKE. -- Extra Illustrated. -- English Men of Letters.

Extra Illustrated.

MORLEY. JOHN.

BURKE. -- Extra Illustrated. -- English Men of Letters. Macmillan and Co. London. 1887. 1887

Description

NEW EDITION. 8vo. (7.4 x 5 inches). Extra illustrated with 51 full page plates, mostly copper and wood engraved portraits of Edmund Burke's contemporaries, and dating from the 18th and early 19th centuries. Occasional areas of light spotting but generally a bright copy throughout. Late 19th century fine leather binding, by Root and Son, of full brown morocco. Spine with five raised bands, each with gilt ruling. Compartments double ruled and decorated in gilt. Gilt triple ruled border on both boards. Gilt inner dentelles. Marbled endpapers. Top edge gilt, others untrimmed. St. Mark's School, Southborough, arms stamped in gilt to front board and prize bookplate tipped in to front pastedown endpaper. An attractive fine binding.

Price

£375.00