Philadelphia: George Barrie and Sons, 1902.
Full leather. Sixteen volumes. Octavo. Lives of the Queens of England. Compiled from official records and other authentic documents, private as well as public by Agnes Strickland preceded by a biographical introduction by John Foster Kirk. Exrtra-Illustrated collection, each volume to frontispiece with a coloured portrait and title tissue guard over 295 plates printed on Japan vellum paper of which twenty- six copies of this is letter 'L'. Privately printed of subcribers only.
Bound in full red crushed morocco, gilt titles, raised bands, all edges gilt, inner covers brown tan and red morocco with six elegant gilt decorations framed composed of the Queens Royal Crest Coat -of- Arms, red silk moire doublures, housed in a trimmed leather and cloth slipcase of each volume. A Fine set. Very good. Item #908