Large Paper, with the Engravings in Proof State

Memoirs of Count Grammont ... A New edition. To Which are Prefixed, A Biographical Sketch of Count Hamilton, and a Translationof the Epistle to Count Grammont.

London: Printed for James Carpenter and William Miller, 1811.

Price: $2,500.00

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LARGE PAPER COPY, with all plates in proof state. Illustrated with 64 portraits engraved by Edward Scriven and others, after portrait by Rembrandt, Lely, and others. 2 vols. 4to. Large Paper, with the Engravings in Proof State. Full crimson levant morocco gilt, raised bands, gilt spines, marbled endpapers, edges gilt, by Zaehnsdorf. BEAUTIFUL COPY, each volume with the bookplate of Paul Bechet.

Item #25783

A spectacular copy of the Hamilton classic in its Zaehnsdorf dressing, with exceptionally fine impressions of the engravings.