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    Wraxall, Sir N[athaniel] W[illiam]. Posthumous Memoirs of His Own Time. By Sir N. W. Wraxall, Bart. Author of "Memoirs of My Own Time." In Three Volumes. London: Richard Bentley, 1836. 8vo.3 vol. set. [7], B-2E8, 2F4, 2G1; [2], B-2A8, 2B3; [2], B-2E8, 2F4. xiv, 442; [4], 374; [4], 440p. 1/2 contemporary calf, red feathered boards, corners worn, hinges creased. Banded spine, black morocco labels with title in gilt lettering. Red speckled edges. Moderate foxing throughout. Bookplate of William P. Sheffield on front pastedowns. 5 engraved bust portrait plates. Second edition. From the Krown & Spellman Collection. Krown & Spellman retail: $100.00



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    Wraxall (1751-1831), baronet and a member of parliament, in the course of his wide spread travels and political experience met with many significant political figures of his day.  This is the sequel to Memoirs of His Own Time, and this edition, published in the same year as the first edition, has no additions or alterations apart from the added bust portraits. 



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