[Volume II only of two volume set]. Full tree calf, with red & black morocco title labels, gilt decorated compartments. (5.5" x 8.5"). 379 pages, plus 131 page Supplement to the Secret History. Internally clean and bright, showing minimal external wear Size: Octavo. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Secret History of the Court and Reign or...
Publisher: T. Gillet
Publication Date: 1792
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description T. Gillet, London, 1792. 1/4 Leather and boards. Book Condition: Good. 1st Edition. First Edition, complete in two volumes, both quarter-bound in the orig inal calf leather with 5 raised spine bands stamped with gold designs and marbled boards. 8vo (8.50 X 5.50") size. 467 and 379 pages with an additional 131 page supplement at the rear of volume 2. A Good set, t he front board of vol. 2 has snapped loose from the spine. The front b oard of Volume 1 is still attached but only by one thread. The rear bo ards of both volumes are attached and in fairly good shape. Base of th e spine on volume 1 has a 1 1/2" chip, head of the spine on volume 2 a lso has a 1 1/2" chip. There is a 2 inch corner chip to page 293-94 th at affects only a blank margin, otherwise the book set is internally s olid with only light scattered foxing to a few pages. A solid set that could be restored economically. Bookseller Inventory # 70346