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The Forty-Five, Lord Mahon, 1851 1st edition


"The Forty-Five". Being the Narrative of the Insurrection of 1745 extracted from Lord Mahon's History of England. To which are added, Letters of Prince Charles Stuart, from the Stuart Papers, copied by Lord Mahon from the original MSS. at Windsor.

By Lord Mahon.

Published by John Murray, London, 1851. 1st edition.

Half leather cover with marbled boards. 5 raised bands and label to spine. Leather worn and rubbed. Text nice and clean. Some age discoloration to endpapers. Good approaching very good - the text block is an excellent example but the covers are just a little fragile.

viii + 160pp.

Approximate dimensions: 17.4cm high x 11.8cm wide x 1.4cm deep.