PROFUSELY ILLUSTRATED EDITION IN STRIKING HALF CALF
WRIGHT, G.N. ~ Life and Campaigns of Arthur, Duke of Wellington, K.G..
London: Fisher, 1841
4 volume set, 9 inches tall. A most attractive early Victorian half calf with gilt raised bands, twin labels and gilt tooled panels. With frontispieces, engraved half titles, maps including 1 folding map of the Battle of Waterloo and 50 engraved plates. Armorial bookplate. Slight foxing to some plates and slightly rubbed boards but still a striking set of this stirring work.