Characters of Eminent Personages of His Own Time . . . Never Before Published. PHILIP DORMER STANHOPE CHESTERFIELD, LORD.

Characters of Eminent Personages of His Own Time . . . Never Before Published.

Publisher: (London:) Printed for William Flexney, 1777.
Edition: First edition.
Bibliographical References: Gulick 155; Rothschild 597; NCBEL II, 1586.
Condition: Spine and edges a little rubbed; very good copy.
Book ID: 22317

Description

Demy 8vo, contemporary quarter calf, marbled paper boards, red morocco label, gilt lettering.

Comments

Sketches of seven of Chesterfield's contemporaries, including George I, Queen Caroline, Walpole, Fox and Pitt. There were subsequent editions, with additional sketches. This first edition is uncommon.

Price: $475.00

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