Lives Of Eminent English Judges Of The Seventeenth And Eighteenth Centuries..

WELSBY, W. N., EDITED BY..

Bound in original dark brown half morocco, gilt over marbled boards; Spine in compartments with raised bands, decorated gilt with contrasting morocco title label, gilt. Marbled endpapers and all edges gilt. A little wear to extremities and front and rear joints just starting to crack at head and tail; otherwise a fine copy. Binder's label of E Allen King Street Leicester on front pastedown.

£35.00

Publisher

S. Sweet, Chancery Lane, Fleet Street.,

Place

London

Date

1846

Synopsis

Edited by w. n. welsby.

Item Description

8vo. 5.5 x 8.5 inches. [viii] 562 pp. + [2] pp. publisher's advertisements.

Notes

The biographies were originally published in the Law Magazine. Five of them were written by Edmund Plunkett Burke (1802-35), nine by the editor, William Newland Welsby (1802?-64), Recorder of Chester, and two by other hands. An attractive copy of the scarce original, handsomely bound by Allen of Leicester.

[Stock No. 24280]

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