COMPLETE SET WITH INDEX IN HANDSOME HALF CALF
HOWELL, Thomas; COBBETT, William ~ A Complete Collection of State Trials and Proceedings for High Treason and Other Crimes and Misdemeanors from the Earliest Period to the Present Time.
London: Printed by Hansard for Bagshaw, 1809 - 1828
34 volume set including the index, 9.5 inches tall. Bound in 'legal' half calf with twin labels and gilt and blind fillets. With the armorial bookplate of Sir Alfred Sherlock Gooch. It is very unusual to find a handsome set of this celebrated edition in such good condition. The bindings have no splitting or loss and none of the wear often found on legal sets. There is a little foxing to some of the preliminary pages earlier volumes otherwise the set is very clean.