6 x 9 inches. xv, 206 pages. Marked binding by J. Rimell, London, half black morocco with blue speckled boards, 5 raised bands on spine, top edge gilt. Contains the frontis portait of author, Duke of Orleans at p. 116 and Lady Charlotte Bentinck at p. 204, also bound in are 41 additional extra-illustrated prints. Some are hand colored, 2 are fold-out (see photos), at rear are 2 pages of hand-written list of illustrations with page numbers by the binder. Condition is Very Good; wear to leather at spine edges, some paper missing at top of boards, engraved bookplate of James Heywood with a bird with wings displayed on a stump and a baton, many plates including the 3 from the regular edition have a light dampstain to top margin none extending down more than an inch, front hinge staring to crack but holding. RGR FB. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: JOURNAL OF MY LIFE DURING THE FRENCH ...
Publisher: Richard Bentley
Publication Date: 1859
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First edition.
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