Book ID: 28090 Select Funeral Memorials. SIR EGERTON BRYDGES, COMPILER.

Select Funeral Memorials.

Place and Imprint: Kent: Printed at the Private Press of Lee Priory, By John Warwick, 1818.
Edition: First edition.
Bibliographical References: Lowndes vol. 8, page 221, #41; Woodworth, The Literary Career of Sir Samuel Egerton Brydges, 70.
Condition: Some faint foxing; corner of one leaf torn, only effecting the blank margin; very good copy. Uncommon.
Book ID: 28090

Physical Description

4to, modern blue paste-paper boards, paper label on the upper board, untrimmed. Vignette title-page and six vignettes in the text.


A collection of six funeral memorials in verse, with annotations on the publication history, brief biographies of the authors and subjects, etc.; and as with most things by the antiquary Sir Egerton Brydges (1762-1837), they are entertaining.

Price: $375.00