By Sir Herbert Maxwell
London   Edward Arnold
8" by 5"
A smartly bound collection of Sir Herbert Maxwell's memoirs.
By Sir Herbert Maxwell

1909-1910 Memories of the Months

London   Edward Arnold
8" by 5"
A smartly bound collection of Sir Herbert Maxwell's memoirs.
£360.00
: 5kgs / : 732L5

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Description

First Edition, Leather Binding

Comprising the first five series of this work which was eventually seven series total.  At the time of publication these five series were all published. 

With the bookplate of one Ethel Beatrice Edgar to the front pastedown of all volumes. 

The first volume is a seventh impression, second volume is a third impression, third volume is a second impression, fourth volume is a first edition and the fifth volume is also a first edition. 

With illustrated frontispieces to all volumes. 

Sir Herbert Maxwell was a conservative politician who was known for his novels, essays, art, and angling. He had many antiquarian interests and was the President of the Society of Antiquaries, Scotland. He led a fascinating life, some of which is documented in these memoirs. 

Condition

In uniform half calf bindings, with paper covered boards. Externally, smart. Minor fading and several marks to the spines. Bookplate to the front pastedown of all volumes. Internally, all volumes are firmly bound. Pages are bright. Scattered spotting to the first and last few pages in addition to the occasional plate.

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