The Story of Nell Gwyn, and the Sayings of Charles II.

London: Gibbings, 1892.

Related and collected by Cunningham... Edited, with Introduction, additional Notes, and a Life of the Author, by Henry B. Wheatley. Extra-illustrated edition. 224pp. Short thick 8vo, beautifully bound by Worsfold in full red morocco; floral gilt decorations on covers and spine; inner dentelles, a.e.g. London: W.W. Gibbings, 1892. Very good (+).

One of 750 printed, this is an extra-illustrated copy with 36 various portraits of the actress (and mistress of Charles II) are combined with those of literary, royal and other celebrities of 17th and 18th century England.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good(+)
Language: English

Price: $850.00

Item #156955

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