Book Description

8vo. 6 volumes, set. First editions. Original brown buckram, gilt. Top edges stained pink. Frontispiece to each volume. Each volume has the ex libris blind stamp of Derek Gair Gibson on the fly. In addition, volume 6 has ‘John Bayo-King, Oxford Collection ‘85’ on its flyleaf and that volume has some fading to the top of the spine and correspondent staining to the top of the d/w spine. The d/w of volume 1 is price-clipped. Near fine in very good + d/ws.
Dealer Notes
The first complete and scholarly edition of Macaulay’s letters. Uncommon.
Author Macaulay, Thomas Babington
Date 1974-81
Publisher Cambridge, Cambridge University Press

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