The Works of the Rev. Sydney Smith WITH A Memoir of the Reverend Sydney Smith with a Selection of His Letters

The Works of the Rev. Sydney Smith WITH A Memoir of the Reverend Sydney Smith with a Selection of His Letters

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Authors

Holland, Lady and Austin, Mrs (Ed)

Publishers

Longman et al.

Reference

220

Two works in five volumes - 'Works', (published 1840), Volume One - viii, 462pp; Volume Two - 467pp, [1] and Volume Three - iv, 465pp, [1]: 'Memoir', (published 1855), Volume One - xvi, 436pp and Volume Two - xxiv, 546pp. Uniform, slightly later, straight grain morocco, raised bands, spines in six panels, morocco title label to second panel, contrasting volume label to third, remaining panels with gilt central lozenge and volute corner pieces, covers with gilt double fillet border and tudor rose corner pieces, with central gilt device and initials, nonpareil marbled endpapers with all edges marbled.

Spines slightly faded, very minor rubbing to extremities, light foxing to endpapers and engraved portrait, occasional spotting to margins, but generally quite bright and clean.

Smith, Sydney (1771 - 1845), author and wit, co-founder of the Edinburgh Review (See ODNB)

Size

8vo

Condition

Very Good

Binding

Full Morocco

Publish Place

London

Publish Year

1840

Edition

Second Edition

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