Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    With an Envelope Hand-Addressed by Byron and In a Stikeman Binding

    Lord Byron [subject]. Thomas Moore. Letters and Journals of Lord Byron, with Notices of his Life. London: John Murray, 1830. First edition. Large quarto. Extra-illustrated. Two volumes expanded to four with the addition of more than 60 fine views and portraits, including engravings from early drawings of Byron, several early engravings of Napoleon, and a fine suite of Turner engravings from the Turner Gallery. Includes an envelope hand-addressed by Byron with the wax seal still intact, a fine early original pencil drawing of Byron, an ALS from Lady Byron, and a fine engraved portrait of Thomas Campbell, with his signature mounted above. Bound by Stikeman in three-quarter maroon morocco with gilt titles and decoration. Volume I with leather bookplate of Mortimer L. Schiff to front pastedown. Light surface flaking on a few joints and some modest shelfwear, else a fine set.

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2013
    17th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 307

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $100,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $100,000 and $1,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $1,000,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2020 October 27 Domain Names Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    I don’t often do testimonials but in this case I felt truly obligated to thank Heritage Auctions for the extremely professional job your organization did for me.
    Charlie K.,
    Pittsburgh, PA
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $621,865