Sir Harris Nicholas
Title History of the Earldoms of Strathern, Monteith, and Airth: with a report of The Proceedings before the House of Lords, on the claim of Robert Barclay Allardice, Esq. to the Earldom of Airth.
Book Condition Poor
Edition First Edition
Publisher London William Pickering 1842
Seller ID k2457
Disbound copy with soiling to the page edges. Upper and lower cloth boards are present along with about half of the spine including an incomplete and soiled paper title. Free endpapers present and with the ffep having an ink inscription relating that this is a presentation copy from Hudson Gurney in 1842. Also laid down are two very small clippings announcing the death of Gurney and his wife plus an engraved Henry Birkbeck bookplate to the loose upper board. The contents are unmarked, complete and in very good condition. Sent from our bookshop in the UK. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xvi,248,cxvi pages