Biography and Autobiography Books

Stanley, Arthur Penrhyn: The Life and Correspondence of Thomas Arnold Volumes 1 + 2 (15791)

John Murray 12th edition 1881
8vo, green boards with gold titling to spine + gold device to front board. Rubs, wear + bumps to board edges. Presentation plate from the Right Rev Harold E Bilborough, Bishop of Newcastle 1927 - 1941 to front pastedowns of both vols. Cracking to hinges (Vol 1 after the frontispiece, Volume 2 on opening). Small previous owner's name + spotting to front free endpaper + title page of vol 2 o/w tight, clean copies VG+ 1330 gms
(Order reference 15791)