The Life of the Most Noble Arthur Duke of Wellington.
London: Sherwood, Neely and Jones, 1815. First edition 8vo. 655 pp. Corners and spine ends bumped and worn. Some foxing to end pages, and minor foxing throughout. Off-setting from text throughout. Foxing to fore-edge. Rebound in fine brown calfskin, marbled paper on covers and new end pages. "From the period of his first achievements in India, down to his invasion in France, and the peace of Paris in 1814. Comprehending not only the personal memoirs of that illustrious hero, but including likewise, an historical view of the origin, progress, and termination of the peninsular war, also, the civil and military transactions in Spain and Portugal, from the attempt of Bonaparte to subjugate those countries, to their complete liberation by his grace's victorious arms." Very Good Rebound - Calfskin (Item ID: 61139)