Patrick Pollak

Antiquarian and Rare Books, Manuscripts, Images and
Related Items


 Click on an image to enlarge it. Click an enlarged image to view the previous/next image. 

FENN, John.
Original Letters, Written during the Reigns of Henry VI. Edward IV, and Richard III. By various Persons of Rank or Consequence;

Containing Many curious Anecdotes, relative to that turbulent and bloody, but hitherto dark, Period of our History; And Elucidating, not only Public Matters of State, but likewise the Private Manners of the Age: Digested in Chronological Order; With Notes, Historical and Explanatory; And Authenticated by Engravings of Autographs, Fac Similes, Paper-Marks, and Seals.

pp. lxxxvii, (i), 301, (i). Additional engraved title, hand-coloured frontispiece, coloured plate, folding pedigree; (ii), 363, (i). Additional engraved title, handcoloured frontispiece, 16 engraved plates. Later half calf and marbled boards, spines gilt in panels with 5 raised bands, a couple of corners turned over in v.I, the plates in v.II foxed, else a nice set.

For G. G. J. and J. Robinson. London.

Date Published: 1787. Second edition. 2 volumes. 4to.

Stock No. 60041

Price: 400.00