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RUSSELL, Rachel, Lady.


Letters of Lady Rachel Russell; From the Manuscript in the Library at Wooburn Abbey. To which are prefixed An Introduction...and the Trial of Lord William Russell for High Treason... The Sixth Edition. 1801.

8vo. (21 x 13.5 cm). pp.clxvi+351+[i] Bound by William Edwards of Halifax in their signature Etruscan style with acid stained decorative motifs and panels to boards with wide triple ruled gilt border, spine with raised bands, Etruscan motifs to compartments with gilt embellishmen and rules and a gilt lettered black label. Inner dentelles gilt, green silk endpapers. Spine expertly rebacked with original spine laid down with no loss. Inner hinges with later red morocco and gilt tooling. Original early fore edge painting depicting pastorial view with church. 3 engraved plates. Light even browning to endpapers, some occasional light spotting. A very good copy in a beautiful binding.

Price £ 1500.00
Stock Code F41398
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