An Account of the Visit of His Royal Highness the Prince Regent, with Their Imperial and Royal Majesties the Emperor of All the Russias and the King of Prussia. [with] an Account of the Entertainment Given to Field Marshal. The Duke of Wellington
For the Corporation of the City of London by Nichols, Son, and Bentley, 1815, 1st Edition. Hardcover . Folio, contemporary diced calf, panelled in gilt with lozenges inside and gilt foliate borders, fairly elaborate gilt in six compartments and raised bands; blanks (2), coloured fronts. (margins darkened) after William Daniell, title, 101pp. title, 59pp. final blank; marbled edges. Double-page plan present, with small worm tracks at bottom margins extending a little way into preceding leaves, and somewhat less to those following; light scattered foxing (heavier at plan), a few instances of marginal smudging, most distinct at first title; front board detached, final printed leaf also becoming detached, and with some light waterstaining at later bottom corners, not extending very far, and without affecting text. Extremities rubbed, corners bumped. A decent binding copy of a scarce fête book. Fair.
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Keywords: Antiquarian Regency Illustrated Plate Books Ceremonial Ceremonies Arthur Wellesley Fete