London: Richard Bentely and Sons.
Full leather. Two volumes. Octavo. First edition. Memoirss of Celebrated Etonians, Illustrated and extra-illustrated to a total of eighty-one engraved plates of portraits and views twenty hand-colored, including a short autograph notes signed by John Abernethy (1680 - 1740 Irish Presbyterian Church leader). Beautifully bound by Bayntun Binders in full brown crushed morocco with marbled endpaper, all edges gilt, gilt title, coverand spine of the panels with decorative gilt devices outlined in black and with with triple fillets enclosing a framework composed to corners of curved spears ornaments in the same and blind tooling. A fine binding and extra illustrated. Very good. Item #703