Memoirs of the Public and Private Life of William Penn

£20.00

Lx, 370 pages + publisher’s advertisement at rear [1], with folding plan of Philadelphia and folding map of Pennsylvania and New Jersey, plus frontispiece, interesting note to front free endpaper about historical sales of this volume ” Mr Allright was so dearly interested in the vindication of Mr Penn’s character from MaCaulay’s charges that it is believed from some records kept that he saved and sold in Oxford and the county nearly 300 copies of this book”

Out of stock

SKU: 43119 Categories: , , , , , ,
Signed

Author(s) Clarkson, Thomas, with preface by W. E. Forster
Illustrator(s) N/A
Publisher(s) Published by Bradshaw and Blacklock
Published Date 1849
Signature Information N/A
Size 12mo, 18 x 11 cm
Book Condition Calf rubbed at spine and edges of boards, gilt faded at spine, few small marks to boards, previous owner's ink inscription at front blank, edges of map a little creased, pages and plates clean, in good+ condition
Jacket Condition N/A
Binding Full brown calf with gilt titles and ruled bands to spine, marbled edges and endpapers