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Author: Collins, Arthur
Title: The Peerage of England, Containing a Genealogical and Historical Account of All the Peers of That Kingdom, Now Existing, Eirther By Tenure, Summons, or Creation: Their Descents and Collateral Lines. Fifth Edition in Eight Volumes + Supplement Volume.
Price: 273.00 including postage and packing within the UK. Overseas postage extra.
Edition: Fifth Edition..
Publishers: W. Strahan, J.F And C. Rivington, J. Hinton etc. 1779
Hard cover in good condition no dust-wrapper.
Description: Hardback, Eight Volume Set + Supplement Volume. 8vo. Vol. I: 456pp. Vol. II: 528pp. Vol. III: 427pp. Vol. IV: 431pp. Vol. V: 495pp. Vol. VI: 423pp. Vol. VII: 459pp. Vol. VIII: 452pp. Vol. IX: 435pp. Illustrated with 228 engraved plates. In contemporary full-calf binding with spines gilt in six compartments with raised bands. Extremities bumped and scuffed, some joints splitting, spines darkened and spine ends worn with slight losses. Front board of vol. III detached, all other boards are attached. Lettering pieces to vols. I, VII and IX have been replaced. Bookplates of Sir William Jerningham Bart (armorial) and John Martineau, to front pastedown and free front end papers. A little browining and light spotting to engraved plates. Contents generally clean. A decent set with the supplement present. (Q40)
Book Reference: Q40GTLTH108


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