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Memoirs of the Life of the Right Honorable Sir James Mackintosh, in 2 volumes (complete)

by Mackintosh, Sir James; Mackintosh, Robert James, editor

First American Edition

Price: $125.00
from: Rose's Books, IOBA

  • Seller Inventory #: 004391
  • Format:
  • Book condition: Very Good
  • Edition: First American Edition
  • Publisher: Little Brown
  • Place: Boston
  • Date published: 1853
  • Keywords: BROUGHAM

Boston: Little Brown, 1853. Boston: Little Brown, 1853. First American edition from the second London edition. 2 volume set. Dark green silk with blindstamped decoration, gold titles with defined compartments. 499, 525 pp., including index. Mackintosh was a distinguished historian and statesman, also interested in literature and the sciences. Antique ex-library with hand-numbered and hand-dated bookplate. Frontispiece portrait of Mackintosh with protective tissue. The book is a compendium of letters and journals with introductory comments by Sir James's son, Robert. Scuffing and thin scrape across both volumes. Foxing primarily to frontispiece. Very good plus condition. . First American Edition. Silk. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Antique ex-library.