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Memoirs of the Court of England  

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Memoirs of the Court of England
Jesse, John Heneage
Chester F. Rice

15 (of 30) volumes. Illustrated. (8vo) 22.5x14 cm (9x5½") period three-quarter ox-blood morocco and marbled boards, spines ruled and lettered in gilt, raised bands, top edges gilt. Copy 'F' of 26 lettered copies of the "Edition des Aquarelles."

An incomplete set but comprising three smaller complete subsets:

  • During the Reign of the Stuarts, Including the Protectorate. 6 volumes.
  • From the Revolution in 1688 to the Death of George the Second. 4 volumes.
  • The Life and Reign of King George the Third. 5 volumes.
Lot Amendments
Bindings a bit worn, two volumes with binding cases detached, a few others with cracking hinges; still an attractive shelf presence.
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