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Timbs Century of Anecdote From 1760 To 1860 (Chandos Library)

£100.00

Product description

This book is a collection of anecdotes gathered into sections - of Court and Fashionable Life, Political Life, Men of Letters, Law and Lawyers, Eccentric Persons, etc. The collection commences with the witty sayings of George Selwyn and Horace Walpole and concludes with the best anecdotes of Coleridge, Sydney Smith, and Rogers.

The covers and spine are gilt trimmed polished brown leather boards. The spine has five gilt decorated raised bands and six gilt decorated compartments, one of which contains the gilt title on a red label. The book has marbled end papers and the edges of the pages are marbled. There is rubbing to the edges of the covers and to the spine. Internally, the pages are clean and the binding is tight.

Item details

Author(s):
Timbs, John
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
12mo - 7 - 8
Edition:
Believed printed between 1860 and 1880.
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
597
Publisher:
Frederick Warne & Co
Title:
Timbs Century of Anecdote From 1760 To 1860 (Chandos Library)

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About this item

This book is a collection of anecdotes gathered into sections - of Court and Fashionable Life, Political Life, Men of Letters, Law and Lawyers, Eccentric Persons, etc. The collection commences with the witty sayings of George Selwyn and Horace Walpole and concludes with the best anecdotes of Coleridge, Sydney Smith, and Rogers.

The covers and spine are gilt trimmed polished brown leather boards. The spine has five gilt decorated raised bands and six gilt decorated compartments, one of which contains the gilt title on a red label. The book has marbled end papers and the edges of the pages are marbled. There is rubbing to the edges of the covers and to the spine. Internally, the pages are clean and the binding is tight.

Author(s):
Timbs, John
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
12mo - 7 - 8
Edition:
Believed printed between 1860 and 1880.
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
597
Publisher:
Frederick Warne & Co
Title:
Timbs Century of Anecdote From 1760 To 1860 (Chandos Library)

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