The Life of Lord Viscount Nelson, Duke of Bronte, &c.
Place Published: London
Date Published: 1808
Description: Engraved frontispiece, 12 copperplate engravings of scenes from Nelson's career of it's most Striking and Memorable Incidents, by W.H. Worthington. 2 folding illustrations of his coffin and funeral procession, and a facsimile letter to Thomas Lloyd from Nelson. 100 pages with wide margins and only occasional foxing. Tall slim 4to, contemporary 3/4 calf with ornately gilt original spine (worn but attractive and professionally re-cased). London: T. Bensley, Bolt Court, 1808.
Comments: Lowndes I, p.449; Allibone I, p.383. Small ownership bookplate, and an early newspaper clipping on fly-leaf.Binding: hardcover
Condition: very good
Book ID: 231434