Horace Walpole: A Memoir

By: DOBSON, Austin

Price: $59.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good VG


A memoir of writer Horace Walpole with an appendix of Books printed at the Strawberry Hill Press. Variant edition with two title pages. First title page has no publisher, London, 1893, with a small, engraved vignette below title. Second title page with full title, as given, place, publisher & date. Red cloth boards with crest on front. At foot of spine is printed 'Harpers' . I believe that this indicates that the book is a first American printing. xi, 328pp, engraved frontis, vignette, 4 illustrations, 2 folding plates with autographs. Bright, clean interior. Small signature on ffep. Old bookplate on fpde. Boards show minor wear at extremities. Lower corners bumped. Attractive copy. Weight, 600g.

Title: Horace Walpole: A Memoir

Author Name: DOBSON, Austin

Categories: Books on Books & Printing,

Edition: Second Edition

Publisher: London, James R. Osgood, McIlvaine & Co.: 1893

Binding: Cloth, Gilt Titles

Book Condition: Good VG

Jacket Condition: No Dustjacket

Size: 8 1/4" Tall

Seller ID: 14705

Keywords: Walpole, Writers, Authors, England