Title EDMUND BURKE: A Historical Study.
Binding Hard Cover
Edition First Edition
Publisher Macmillan & Co. [London]. 1867.
Seller ID 92-0390
1st edition. xv, 312pp. sm8vo. 1/2 bound in dark green leather with patterned grayish-green & white cloth. 5 raised bands on the spine creating 6 panels of which the 2nd & 3rd from the top bear, respectively, the short title & author's last in gilt. The 4 remaining panels each contain a small floral & foliage decorative device in gilt. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. Printer's sheet signings retained. Ferdinand Lammot Belin's (1881-1961) 1930 'Evermay' bookplate on the pastedown front endpaper. Belin was a Foreign Service officer whose ambassadorships included Poland, etc. 3/4' & 3/8' sections of the right side of the leather spine & 1/4' section of the left rubbed; leather corners rubbed; upper right corner of the front free endpaper clipped; occasional foxing throughout o/w Very Good i.e. shows careful use with no significant defects. SEE PHOTO.
Literary Edmund Burke Biography