HANDSOME SET OF THE FIRST EDITION IN FULL CALF
VANE, Charles, Marquess of Londonderry ~ Memoirs and Correspondence of Viscount Castlereagh.
London: Henry Colburn, 1848-1849
4 volume set, 8.75 inches tall. A very handsome Victorian full calf with gilt raised bands, twin labels and gilt tooling to the panels. Slight rubbing and chip to one label. Portrait. Neat inscription dated 1865, 'on leaving Eton...' A fine set of the Memoirs of this extraordinary, hugely influential and ultimately tragic Anglo-Irish Statesman.