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Berlin: Johann Michael Kuediger, 1703. 38 exquisite copperplate engravings of kings and other historical figures, engraved headpiece and initial; rubricated title page. 232 pages. 4to, rebound in old black cloth with antique vellum spine; (2 plate pages are chipped at corner; 1 plate with large tear, mended; some text pages are missing at end of book). Berlin: Johann Michael Kuediger Buchhaendler, 1703. A very good copy of this unusual book.
New York: Random House, 1979. 340 pages, front free endpaper missing, 8vo, black cloth backed black boards, dust wrapper (several creased to front panel). New York: Random House, 1979. A very good copy in a very good dust wrapper. Signed and inscribed by the author on the half title page to Mary Ann Madden: "Dear Mary Ann - There's got to be an easier way to reach you - call us when you've read it. Or before. Love Jim"...
London: Routledge, 1887. Illustrated with 4 color plates. 12pp. Very thin oblong 16mo, original pictorial wrappers tied with ribbon. London: George Routledge and Sons, 1887. First edition. Discoloration from tape inside covers and on endpapers, else very good. Scarce. Engraved and printed by Edmund Evans.
London: Macmillan, 1938. Edited by Lytton Strachey & Roger Fulford. Frontispieces. 8 volumes, thick 8vo, red cloth, decorative black spine labels, t.e.g. London: Macmillan, 1938. Some foxing on first and last several pages; spines very lightly and evenly faded, still a very good(+) set. One of 630 sets.
London: Longmans. 8 volumes, 8vo, 3/4 brown morocco, gilt-decorated spine, black leather labels, t.e.g.; (top of 2 spines lightly rubbed). London: Longmans, Green, 1874 - 1887. Second Edition. Very good (+). Greville Memoirs in 3 volumes and Queen Victoria in 5 volumes. Greville was clerk to the Council from 1821-59 and was intimate with statesmen from both parties. Such connections, along with a remarkable insight into character, make these famous memoirs (published in three installments in 1874, 1885, and 1887).....