Anecdotes of some Distinguished Persons, chiefly of the Present and Two Preceding Centuries. Adorned with Sculptures. Vol. IV

[SEWARD, William]

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Includes Hugh Capet, St. Louis (Louis IX), St. Thomas Aquinas, Edward the Black Prince, Christopher Columbus, Americus Vespusius, Lorenzo De Medicis, Roger Bacon, Henry VIII, Anne Boleyn, Sir Thomas More, Lady Jane Grey, Martin Luther, Mary Queen of Scots, John Donne, Walter Raleigh, many more.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: T. Cadell, Jun. and W. Davies
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1796
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Fair
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    509, [11] p. 19 cm. Frontispiece engraving, 3 other engraved plates, and 1 in-text illustration. Musical aria inserted between pp. 194-185. Half red leather with marbled paper boards. Gilt trim on spine and edges of leather. From our As Is shelf. Spine cracked and book splitting at pp. 272-3. Corners worn. Bookplate for S. Farmer Esq. of Nonsuch Park on front pastedown. Foxing.

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