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    Lucy Aikin. Memoirs of the Court of Queen Elizabeth in Two Volumes. London: Longman Hurst Rees & Orme and Brown, 1818.
    First edition. Two octavo volumes. 488, 522 pages. Engraved frontis in Volume I.

    Bound in tan half calf over tan cloth boards, gilt lettering on spine with five raised bands. Yellow page edges. Former owner's bookplate attached to verso of initial flyleaf in each volume. Boards bowed. Light rubbing to edges and corners, else a beautiful set of books with solid binding and clean, tight textblocks. Very handsome books in fine condition.


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