8vo., fine contemporary full leather binding with raised bands and gilt lettering to spine, gilt top edge, pp. xv, , 403, with photogravure frontispiece (with tissue guard present) and 7 wood-engraved plates. 1907 reprint of the definitive sixth edition, first published in 1900, the first edition having appeared in 1857. Includes facsimile of the 1857 title page and advertisement from the same year. Binding a little scuffed at extremities, discreet bookplate to front pastedown, gift inscription to flyleaf; otherwise very good and internally clean with only very slight browning to pages.
BORROW, George, The Romany Rye: A Sequel to “Lavengro”. A new edition containing the unaltered text of the original issue, with notes, etc., by the author of “The Life of George Borrow”. John Murray, 1907
Biographies & Letters
Pepys, Samuel; Braybrooke, Lord Richard, Memoirs of Samuel Pepys, ESQ. F.R.S. Secretary to the Admiralty in the reigns of Charles II. and James II: Comprising his Diary from 1659 to 1669, deciphered by the Rev. John Smith, A.B of St. John’s College, Cambridge, from the original short hand Ms. in the Pepysian Library, And a selection from his Private Correspondence., Henry Colburn, 1825