Rix, S. Wilton

The Fauconberge Memorial: an account of Henry Fauconberge, LL.D. of Beccles, and of the endowment provided by his will to encourage learning and the instruction of youth; with notes and incidental biographical sketches

Published: printed for the author

Date: 1849

Printed at Ipswich for the Author, 1849, 1st edition. Original marbled paper covered boards, original paper label to front board. Teg. 10ins x 8ins, vi, 84pp plus frontis, 10pp plates and a folding coloured plan. Other illustrations and 3 pedigrees within the text. Previous owners armorial bookplate (Stodart) to front pastedown and his signature to first blank page. Different owners bookplate (Methold) to first blank verso after the endpapers. Recently resewn with a new maroon cloth spine. Maroon endpapers have been re-inforced with maroon tape to the hinges. Steward 2852. Corners worn. At the time of writing there were no original copies listed on the internet - only inferior "print on demand" editions. G+, but a rare survivor.

Bibliography
Steward 2852

Illustrated
yes

Condition
G+

Binding
cloth spine, paper covered boards

£95

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