The Life of Lord Viscount Nelson, Duke of Bronte, &c.


to Cart
Price: $700.00

Place Published: London
Publisher: Bensley
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
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 231434

More Nelson,Lord Viscount: webrss
More MILITARY: webrss
More MILITARY: webrss
More MARINE: webrss
More 19THC: webrss
More NELSON: webrss
More 996: webrss

By This Author: CHURCHILL, T.O.
By This Publisher: Bensley
Topic Notification
Receive e-mail notification of new arrivals in your topics of interest.

I just received my book today, and I wanted to thank you for the very prompt shipping. I was especially happy (and a little surprised) to see that you upgraded the shipment to UPS Ground. As to the condition of the book you are right; it is a solid Very Good, at least. Thank you all around for your professionalism. - J.N.
Argosy Book Store on Facebook
Argosy Book Store on Instagram
Site by Bibliopolis