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Image for Life of General Sir Robert Wilson - 2 vols in 1

Life of General Sir Robert Wilson - 2 vols in 1

By: Randolph, Rev Herbert

Price: $237.50

Publisher: John Murray, London: 1862

Seller ID: 93qw

Condition: Very Good


Two volumes in one book (complete). A benign, sturdy copy. The boards have wear about all edges, corners, seams. The faces have some fading, scuffing, handling and shelving marks. The spine is sunned; there is wear to the head and foot. The boards and spine are efficient and steady. The contents are mild. The front and end papers have some tanning. The gutterings along the half-title page, between pp 266/267, 296/97, are cracked but the security and facility of the book is unaffected. The contents are clean, clear, bold, certain, tidy, confident, only very lightly worn about the edges... View more info

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Lord Wantage, VC, KCB : A Memoir

By: Wantage, Harriet S[His Wife]

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Smith, Elder, and Co., London: 1907

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 59mx

Condition: Very Good


474 pages (complete). Inscribed by Lady Wantage to Revd Alston Cole (the rector of Wantage). A RARE copy of the 1st edition. Blue boards with stamped gilt borders, badge, titling. The boards are worn, scuffed all about. They are marked by handling and shelving. The spine has wear to the head and foot, it is scuffed, dulled and marked from shelving. The boards and spine are healthy. The papertrims are tanned. The contents are most agreeable. They are comfortable, clean, clear, convivial, tidy, dutiful, certain, secure. fk View more info