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Historical Memoirs of the House of Russell; from the time of the Norman Conquest.

WIFFEN J. H. (1833)

£160.00  [First Edition]

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Portraits of the 1st & 6th Dukes of Bedford (foxed), 6 lithograph views, folding tabel, various armorial plates. First Edition. 2 vols. 8vo. xix, 563; iv, 604pp. Good copy in original green cloth. London: Longman, [etc],

Some spotting in the text but a good copy. According to a note on the half-title 25 copies were printed in atlas quarto and 250 in royal octavo with prints on india paper; this is one of the latter although the plates are on ordinary rather than india paper. Bookplate and signature of John Gurney.

Stock Code: 56769