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Size 6.75 x 9.75 inches. In maroon cloth boards with gilt to grey cloth spine. Top edge gilt. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened. Mild foxing to edges. Else a clean and tight copy. 230pp. With wood engraved plates with titled tissue guards. Philibert, Comte de Grammont (1621 – 31 January 1707), was a French nobleman. This biography was written by Antoine Hamilton, his brother-in-law. He spent some time at the Court of King Charles II, where he married his wife and the most interesting part of the book contains an account of that king’s licentious court. With biographical sketch of Anthony hamilton.
Title: Memoirs of Count Grammont. Translated by Horace Walpole. Wood Engravings by Wilfred Jones. Limited edition.
Publisher: London. John Lane the Bodley Head Ltd. 1928.:
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Seller ID: 73099
Keywords: BIOGRAPHIES/LETTERS/DIARIES Count ANTHONY HAMILTON, Memoirs, Count Grammont, Translated, Horace Walpole, Wood Engravings, Wilfred Jones, Philibert, Comte de Grammont, French nobleman, Court, King Charles II, married, licentious, History Biography