Walpole, Horace; edited with an introduction by A. Francis Stuart
Title THE LAST JOURNALS OF HORACE WALPOLE During the Reign of George III from 1771-1783
Book Condition Near fine, in blue cloth with gilt lettering and devices, lower and fore-edges untrimmed; rear inner hinge of Volume I just starting; tiny patch of pale stain to upper page edges of Volume I, with a tiny bleed onto rear endsheet.
Edition First edition, first printing. In two volumes. Volume I, 596 pages, including index; Volume II, 559 pages, including index.
Publisher London: John Lane The Bodley Head, 1910.
Seller ID 50178.00
Laid in is a tiny gift envelope addressed to George W. Childs at the Bellevue-Stratford with gift card enclosed identifying this set as a gift to the publisher and philanthropist. Also laid in is an envelope from the Bellevue-Stratford, Philadelphia.
18th Century Literature. Journals and Diaries. Literature. Literary Biography.