22 x 14 cm. Engraved frontispieces, and engraved titles, a total of 65 plates. The author's sister, Elisabeth assisted her, but was reticent of publicity with Agnes put forward as author. Their biographical works are fine representations of the larger body of biographies written by Victorian women, a significant subset of Victorian biography, their focus being social: presenting dress, manners and diet of their subjects. Internally clean, elaborate binding by Brentano, raised bands, spine panels richly gilt, inner dentelles, triple gilt border panels front and back covers frame large gilt design motifs at the corners. Later full crimson straight-grained morocco. Aeg. Fine. 8 vols New Edition, Revised And Greatly Augmented. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Lives Of The Queens Of England, From The ...
Publisher: Colburn & Co., Publishers
Publication Date: 1852
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