Historic Doubts on the Life and Reign of King Richard the Third.
London: Dodsley in Pall-Mall, 1768. Full morocco, 9 3/4 inches tall. A glorious George III binding with gilt raised bands, green and black beautifully gilt tooled labels and gilt cross hatching to the remaining panels. A wide gilt roll incorporating crowns and coronets frames the boards. All edges gilt. A lovely copy of the first edition of arguably Walpole's most famous book. A bookplate has been removed. Engraved frontispiece and one plate, both by Grignion after Vertue.
Book ID: 5243
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