GLORIOUS SET WITH 240 ENGRAVINGS IN FULL MOROCCO BY WHITE
LODGE, Edmund ~ Portraits of Illustrious Persons of Great Britain.
London: Harding and Lepard, 1835
12 volume set, bound in 6, 11 inches tall. A magnificent set bound in full red morocco by White of Pall Mall, one of the finest binders of the period. With wide gilt raised bands, and gilt pallets framing the panels. The boards are framed with gilt rolls and corner tools. Wide dentelles and all edges. 240 engravings from Elizabeth of York, wife of Henry VII to the Duke of Wellington.