Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Sir Philip Sidney
York: Payne, Mawman and Wilson, 1808. Half Calf 11 inches tall. A handsome binding with wide gilt raised bands and pink speckled edges. Fine Portrait. Some foxing to the preliminaries. From the library of Charles William Vane (formerly Stewart), third Marquess of Londonderry. Vane served with distinction throughout the Peninsula War. His dashing and dandified portrait by Sir Thomas Lawrence is at the National Portrait Gallery. He amassed magnificent libraries in his various Country Houses.