SUPERB SIGNED BINDING IN FULL MOROCCO
WILBERFORCE, Robert Isaac ~ The Life of William Wilberforce.
London: Seeley, Burnside and Seeley, 1843
Full morocco, 6.5 inches tall. A superb little binding by Illingworth and Hicks of Wakefield. A sumptuous binding with gilt raised bands, splendid extra gilt panels and boards. All edges gilt. A neat ink inscription dated 1849 on the first blank. Some foxing on the portrait and title page and a few other leaves but mostly clean. An interesting biography of the great campaigner against the slave trade by his son.