Lives of the Queens of England from the Norman Conquest with Anecdotes of Their Courts (12 Volumes)

By: Strickland, Agnes

Price: $600.00

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Book Condition: Very Good


12mo - 19 x 12 cm.; Half bound in polished green leather with a delicate tooling on the leather edges. Heavily gilded 6 panel spines with raised bands. Panels 2 and 3 are dyed red with title and volume number on them. Marbled paper on boards with same paper used for end papers. All text block edges are marbled with same pattern and then polished. Volumes I through VI are dated 1844, Volume VII & VIII are dated 1845, Volume IX dated 1846, Volume X and XI are dated 1847 and Volume XII is dated 1848. Volume I contains the preface to the first, second and third editions. Previous owner's inscription on first preliminary of Volume I and dated Christmas, 1871. Marbled board papers are scuffed with wear on the board edges associated with shelf wear. Foxing present on preliminaries, engravings and title pages plus recto of back free end papers and last blank page for all volumes. Mild in most, moderate in a few. Good presentation. Digital images upon request of any aspect.

Title: Lives of the Queens of England from the Norman Conquest with Anecdotes of Their Courts (12 Volumes)

Author Name: Strickland, Agnes

Categories: Biography,

Publisher: London, England, Henry Colburn:

Binding: Half Bound

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 19986

Keywords: Strickland Royalty England Queens History