Memoirs of Queen Caroline

Memoirs of Queen Caroline


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[002786] Nightingale, J. Memoirs of the Public and Private Life of Her Most Gracious Majesty Caroline, Queen of Great Britain, and Consort of King George the Fourth. London: J. Robins and Co., 1820. Reprint. 8vo. Full Calf. Good+. [2], xiv, iv, [1], 16-715pp, [1], slightly later full tree calf, smooth back divided into six panels, leather title label to second panel, remaining panels with central floral spray tool, covers with gilt roll border.

Rubbed to extremities, especially outer joints, corners bumped. Internally lightly browned, but generally fairly clean.

With additional engraved title and ten engravings as called for.

Extra-illustrated at the front with cut out engravings of Bergami and Queen Caroline laid on to blue paper.

This is the fifth edition of a popular account, with a twentieth edition printed in the same year noted in COPAC