LIMITED EDITION IN HALF MOROCCO WITH 20 COLOURED PLATES
JESSE, Captain ~ The Life of Beau Brummell.
London: The Navarre Society, 1927
2 volume set, 9 inches tall. A most handsome set in half morocco with gilt raised bands, splendid gilt and blind tooling to the panels and gilt top edges. One of 2000 copies printed embellished with 20 fine colour plates. Some marking to the boards. Small ink previous owner's name on first blank. A lovely set of the life of the Regency period's most racy and influential, and ultimately tragic, arbiter of men's fashion and taste.