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1802. 2nd Edition (stated). Read before the Royal Society of Edinburgh. Full polished calf leather. Hardcover. Ornate decorative gilt to spine with burgundy label for title. Similar gilt decoration all round edges of boards. Old English "S" still in use. Inlaid presentation slip headed "Colony of Bahamas" dated 1843. Book plate to fep "Captain William Brereton." 307pp. Ad.
Title: Account of the Life and Writings of William Robertson, D. D. F. R. S. E., Late Principal of the University of Edinburgh, and Historiographer to His Majesty for Scotland
Publisher: London: A. Strahan; T. Cadell Jun. And W. Davies in the Strand, and E. Balfour, Edinburgh.:
Book Condition: Needs repair. Front board detached. Rear board attached but severely shaken. Rear board has small area appears worm-eaten. Pages clean. Spine strip fully intact but has chip to bottom.
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 22395
Keywords: Robertson, Biography, Collected Writings