Ellis, Henry.


Illustrative of English History; Including Numerous Royal Letters: From Autographs in the British Museum, and One or Two Other Collections. With Notes and Illustrations. Series 1-3. Harding Triphook and Lepard ... Richard Bentley 1824-46.
11 vols. Sm. 8vo. 9 engraved frontiss. including 1 folding, 2 folding facsimile frontis. Neat ownership inscription to vol. 1., marbled, inner blind tooled turn-ins, contemporary calf with dec. gilt tooled borders to boards, 2 vols of first and of second series with repaired joints, remaining vols. with minor rubbing to joints, dec. gilt compartments with intricate gilt tooled raised bands and gilt lettered labels to spines, minor wear, handsome set. Sir Henry Ellis (17771869). ODNB ... Ellis's industry is well exemplified in his still valuable [above work] published in three series ...
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