Volume one only of a biography of the famous 19th century Anti-Corn Law and Cobden-Chevalier Treaty Radical politician and manufacturer Richard Cobden, who lived from 1804-1865. 1881 Chapman and Hall edition.
Condition: Boards very shelfworn, corner bumped and bent, scuffed, rubbed, marked, with remains of old library sticker on front. Foreedges grubby, some interior hinge splitting, marks and minor foxing throughout, some page edges bent, some internal marks from two singed translucent sheets of some kind that have been moved around within the pages. All pages remain clearly readable, binding intact.