The Creevey Papers, Georgian era gossip; Folio Society 1st with slip-case

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  • Source: eBay UK
  • Sold Date: May 02, 2012
  • Channel: Auction House
Gore, John - The Creevey Papers . Folio Society. 1970, 1st thus.
'... with Canning, Castlereagh, Grey, Brougham, the Hollands and Mrs Fitzherbert among the cast - are a mine of sparkling political and social gossip for the later Georgian era'. (Folio Society).
9" x 5½", 350pp plus 15 plates, full dark green buckram with with a device blocked in gold on the front board, gold spine lettering and decoration, hardback. Index. Printed on laid paper. Illustrated with monochrome contemporary portraits and prints.
Very slightly sunned spine (much less than is usual for this edition); usual tiny/slight 'patches' found on buckram; fine (no inscriptions, no bumps, not ex-library) complete with fine slip-case.
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