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T H Fenton
1840 The Life of Admiral Viscount Nelson TH Fenton 9 Plates Scarce 1st Edition
London: William Emans, 1840. Click on "Read more" under item description for a full description of this lot (on eBay mobile only). Many thanksLouis88Books. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Title The Life of Admiral Viscount Nelson by the author of the "Black Pirate, or the Phantom Ship" "The Lives of the Admirals" &c, ,&c, &c. Illustrated with highly finished Portraits, and Engravings of striking and memorable incidents in his celebrated Naval Engagements, from Paintings in Greenwich Hospital, and the collection of the Nobility and Gentry. [Half Leather Binding - Very Scarce First Edition - Only 1 held at the British Library] ____________ First Edition ~ Half Leather Binding __________ Author Anonymous Attributed to T. H. Fenton ______________________ Year of Publication 1840 __________________________ Publisher London: Published by William Emans. _______________________ For full description see below - after all photographs __________________________________________ Description: London: Published by William Means, First Edition, 1840, extremely scarce First Edition, only one held in UK libraries. Approximately 8 ½ inches tall. [4], iv, 568 pages, 9 leaves of plates, portrait frontispiece of Nelson and additional engraved title page. Half leather binding with dark brown morocco boards and marbled boards, 150 or so pages (140-290) heavily tanned, illustrated with 9 plates (COPAC only lists 7). Tissue-guarded frontispiece portrait of Nelson. Approximately 8 ½ inches tall. Condition Report Externally Spine - good condition - gilt titles, four broad gilt decora … [Click Below for Full Description]
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