T. N. Foulis Ltd, 1912, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition
One of the Foulis "Romantic Lives" series; grey end-papers; tissue-guarded, tipped-in, oval colour frontis. miniature portrait of Prince Charles Edward Stuart ; titles; lists of chapters & illustrations to front. 22 further tipped-in plates (15 in colour & 7 b/w.). The story of 'Bonnie Prince Charlie's life & claim to the throne of Great Britain, The Jacobite Rising of '45 which ended in defeat at Culloden, & his escape to France. 2 pages of publisher's titles to the rear. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 169 pages. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Previous owner's signature in ink to fep.. Deckled outer & bottom edges (rough cut). Top edge gilt in good condition. Gilt titles spine & front. Minor closed tear (repaired) to bottom outer corner (margin only) of illustration backing page (facing 136). brown cloth. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: History; Jacobite Rebellion; Scottish History; Charles Edward Stuart; Scotland; 18th century; Biography & Autobiography. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 3944.