Robert Southey (1774 - 1843) 'The Life of Nelson'
Robert Southey (1774 - 1843) 'The Life of Nelson'. New edition printed in 1861, with additional notes and plates, and a general index. Published by Henry G. Bohn of Covent Garden, London and illustrated with numerous engravings on steel and wood from designs by Edward Duncan, Birket Foster, Richard Westal and others. Hardback bound in full ocre leather with a gilt ruled cover and a panelled spine with raised bands, gilt letters and floral patterns to all six compartments. 7.4 in (18.8 cm) height, 4.9 in (12.5 cm) width.
Auction Date: December 2013