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4 vols. Hardback. Approx 7 x 5 inches. Decorative quarter-bound navy blue calf leather bindings by “Zaehnsdorf.” With marbled paper boards and endpapers, top page edges gilt. Maroon morocco leather spine labels, lettered and numbered in gilt. With raised banding and gilt decorations to spines. In very good conditions. Rubbing to corners, with bumps and small chips to leading board edges, Some rubbed areas to edges of spines. Rubbing to rear board of v.1 and front of v.4. Front hinge partially cracked and weakening on v.1.Endpapers clean, no penned inscriptions. Binders stamps to verso corners of endpapers “Zaehnsdorf.” A couple of small glue repairs to gatherings vol.1. Other than the odd handling mark pages are very clean and tight throughout. 434; 398; 399 & 469pp. Illustrated with 45 B&W engraved plates including a fold-out genealogical table.
Title: Diary and Correspondence of John Evelyn, F.R.S. To which is subjoined The Private Correspondence between King Charles I. and Sir Edward Nicholas. And between Sir Edward Hyde, and Sir Richard Brown. Edited from the Original Mss. At Wotton by William Bray. A New Edition. In Four Volumes. Corrected, Revised and Enlarged.
Publisher: London George Bell & Sons 1872 New Edition:
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Seller ID: 83911
Keywords: BIOGRAPHIES/LETTERS/DIARIES BRAY, William; EVELYN, John; Diary and Correspondence of John Evelyn, Edited from the Original Mss. At Wotton by William Bray, A New Edition. In Four Volumes. Corrected, Revised and Enlarged., George Bell & Sons, 1872, New Edition, engravings, plates, illustrated, fine binding, leather, Zaehnsdorf