CAROLINE: The Illustrious Two Volumes Extended to Eight Volumes
Wilkins, W. H.
Price: 1,750.00 USD
(London: Longmans, Green, 1901), Wilkins' biography of Caroline, the Queen consort of George II. An unusual design on the bindings. 8 volumes. Extra-illustrated edition, with 50 plates, some of which are colored by hand. 8vo, full blue calf by Sangorski and Sutcliffe richly gilt in panels of spine, brown lettering pieces, double ruled border on covers surrounding dentelle frame with coronets at corners enclosing panel tooled in blind in a basket-weave pattern on covers. A fine set.