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Image for Letters Written on Board His Majesty's Ship the Northumberland, and at Saint Helena; In Which the Conduct and Conversations of Napoleon Buonaparte, and his suite, During the Voyage, and the First Months of His Residence in That Island, are Faithfully Described and Related.

Letters Written on Board His Majesty's Ship the Northumberland, and at Saint Helena; In Which the Conduct and Conversations of Napoleon Buonaparte, and his suite, During the Voyage, and the First Months of His Residence in That Island, are Faithfully Described and Related.

By: WARDEN, WILLIAM:

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London, R. Ackermann, 1816 3rd:

Seller ID: 82383


Hardback, approx 8 x 5 inches. Maroon full morocco leather binding, with gilt lettering and decoration to spine, small gilt eagle to front. In very good condition. Later binding. Some minor darkening to endpapers, faint stain to bottom corner of page-block; darker on plates and intro pages, does not effect main text. Some light foxing to plates and one dark spot to first page, a couple of mior handling marks and neat pencil notes, else a very clean and tight copy. 215pp. Illustrated with 3 B&W engraved plates; frontis portrait, folding map and medals. Warden was the surgeon on the Northumb... View more info

Image for The Life of William Wilberforce. By His Sons. In Five Volumes.

The Life of William Wilberforce. By His Sons. In Five Volumes.

By: WILBERFORCE, Robert Isaac & Samuel:

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London, John Murray, 1838:

Seller ID: 81854


5 Volumes. approx 8 x 5 inches. Quarter bound light brown polished calf leather to spines and corners, with marbled paper boards. Gilt lettering to maroon leather spine labels, with raised banding and gilt decorations. Marbled page edges and endpapers. In very good conditions. Spines darkened. Some minor rubbing to edges and corners. Else boards clean and bright. Endpapers clean, some light minor foxing to prelims. Some darkening and foxing to frontis plates. Folding plates all clean and tight. Frontis guard in v.5 only. Else a very nice set. 5 vols. 396, 464, 568, 397 & 412pp. Illustrated... View more info