Lives of the Lindsays; or, a Memoir of the Houses of Crawford and Balcarres - to Which Are Added, Extracts from the Official Correspondenceof Alexander Sixth Earl of Balcarres, During the Maroon War; Together with Personal Narratives Bu His Brothers, the Hon Robert, Colin, James, John, and Hugh Lindsay; and by His Sister, Lady Anne Barnard - 3 Volumes
John Murray, London. 1858, Second Edition. Hardcover, with dust jacket. Three volumes (complete). A benignly aging set. Each book in the set has, on the front pastedown, an ex-libris plate for James Hamilton Russell (with the ducal arms of the Bedford Russells). Hamilton Russell also signed the front pastedown of Volume I, and the title pages of each volume. The title pages also have an inked stamp of the Russell moniker. The boards of all three are much worn, scuffed and marked from shelving, storage and use. There is wear to the head and foot of each book. Volume I has a previous owner signature on the front pastedown. The contents are amiably agreeable. There are indication of age about the edges and gutterings. However, the pages are also generally clean and clear, thick, tidy, occasionally sparsely foxed and marked by age, healthy, sound, convivial, amenable. Please note that should the set need be posted to the outside of South Africa, extra postal charges may be required. fk. Good/No Jacket.
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