Stanhope, Philip Dormer
Title Letters Written by the Late Right Honourable Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of Chesterfield, to His Son, Philip Stanhope, Esq; Late Envoy Extraordinary at the Court of Dresden: Together with Several Other Pieces on Various Subjects.
Edition First Edition
Publisher London Printed for J. Dodsley 1774
Seller ID 524
Second state, with half-titles. In two volumes. vii, 568pp; 606pp + errata. Contemporary full acid calf, covers ruled in gold, spines elaborately decorated in gold and with red and green morocco labels lettered in gold, edges decorated in gold. Portrait frontispiece in volume I. With the bookplates of Edward Earl of Powis on the front pastedown endpapers. Corner tips and spines a bit worn, old stain affecting the edge of five of the leaves, very minor foxing. Overall, an appealing set. ; Quarto