Item #36475 The Public and Private Life of His late Excellent and most Gracious Majesty, George the Third, embracing its most memorable incidents, as they were displayed in the important Relation of Son, Husband, Father, Friend, and Sovereign. With a variety of Secret Anecdotes of His Majesty, the Royal Family, and other Distinguished Characters, connected with the British Court; The whole collected from the most Authentic Sources, and tending to illustrate the Causes, Progress, and Effects, of the principal Political Events of his Glorious Reign. Comprising also, a most Valuable and Interesting Historical Memoir of the House of Brunswick, from its early Foundation to the Present Period, translated expressly for this History, from the Celebrated Latin Work, entitled Origines Guelphicae. With Portraits and other Illustrations. Robert HUISH.

The Public and Private Life of His late Excellent and most Gracious Majesty, George the Third, embracing its most memorable incidents, as they were displayed in the important Relation of Son, Husband, Father, Friend, and Sovereign. With a variety of Secret Anecdotes of His Majesty, the Royal Family, and other Distinguished Characters, connected with the British Court; The whole collected from the most Authentic Sources, and tending to illustrate the Causes, Progress, and Effects, of the principal Political Events of his Glorious Reign. Comprising also, a most Valuable and Interesting Historical Memoir of the House of Brunswick, from its early Foundation to the Present Period, translated expressly for this History, from the Celebrated Latin Work, entitled Origines Guelphicae. With Portraits and other Illustrations.

London: Printed for Thomas Kelly, 1821. [Royal Biography] FIRST EDITION. Quarto (27 x 22cm), pp.[2] viii; 724 [2]. Complete with 18 copper-engraved plates, including a portrait frontispiece and a decorated title page. A touch of colour carefully applied to final plate. Contemporary marbled calf boards with gilt rule, re-backed to-style in the last century, with gilt titles to black label, further gilt tooling, and marbled end papers. A little foxing and browning, particularly towards the end and to plates. Binding a little rubbed, with some wear and bumping to corners. Light wear to new spine. Very good. Item #36475

Price: £125.00

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