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THE PUBLIC AND PRIVATE LIFE OF LORD CHANCELLOR ELDON,
(Eldon). Twiss, Horace.

THE PUBLIC AND PRIVATE LIFE OF LORD CHANCELLOR ELDON,

With Selections fom his Correspondence. John Murray 1844.
1st Ed. 3 vols. Engraved port. frontiss. 2 after Lawrence and 1 after W Owen and all engraved by Finden, 4 tinted lithographs by Day and Haghe, 3 engraved plates. Some foxing to plates, marbled e.ps. and edges, ex.-libris Belper with armorial bookplates, inner gilt tooled turn-ins, contemporary calf with double gilt rule edged boards, dec. gilt tooled compartments with intricate gilt tooled raised bands and gilt lettered labels to spines, minor wear. John Scott, 1st Earl of Eldon, (17511838) British barrister and politician. He served as Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain between 1801 and 1806 and again between 1807 and 1827.
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