The History of Henry Edmond, Esq. A Colonel in the Service of Her Majesty Q. Anne. Written by Himself
[Thackeray, William Makepeace]
Price: 200.00 USD
London: Printed for Smith, Elder & Company, 1852. First edition. 3 vols. 8vo. Parrish "Thackeray" 60; Sadleir 3187; Tinker 2113; Van Duzer 85 First edition. Half burgundy morocco, morocco boards. Spines and joints quite rubbed, that of second volume restored, half-titles, some light spotting or browning of interior with the bookplates of James Chadwick on pastedown,else a good copy of this tale of Henry Esmond's life and adventures including finding that he was in fact legitimate though raised as illegitimate, bringing over the Pretender, losing his love to James II, marrying the mother of his erstwhile love and emigrating to America.