The Imperial Dictionary of Universal Biography, A Series of Original Memoirs of Distinguished Men, of all Ages and Nations. 3 Volume Set


Originally issued in parts and issued complete in 3 volumes in 1863, Volume I [12] 1152 [2] pages, Volume II, [10] 988 [2] pages, Volume III, [10] 948 [2] pages, black and white plates throughout including frontispiece of HRH Prince Albert ( Vol 1 ), frontispiece of William Drake ( Vol 2 ), frontispiece of Edward Jenner ( Vol 3 ).s

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Author(s) Waller, John Francis [editor]
Illustrator(s) N/A
Publisher(s) Published by William Mackenzie
Published Date [1863]
Signature Information N/A
Size quarto, 28 cm x 20 cm
Book Condition Bumping to boards, a few chips to spine, darkening at board edges, torn upper hinges but binding firm, occasional foxing, mostly to tissue guards, generally clean and tight pages, very good condition
Jacket Condition N/A
Binding Half burgundy morocco, burgundy cloth boards, five raised bands with gilt lettering and decorative bands at head and tail of spine, marbled endpaper, full gilt page edges