Portraits of Eminent Conservative Statesmen with genealogical and historical memoirs first and second series. in two volumes. Size: Elephant Folio.
- Volume 1: First series contains portraits of the following 30 statesmen: Duke of Wellington; Lord Wharnecliffe; Lord Lyndhurst; Duke of Newcastle; Viscount Sidmouth; Sir William Webb Follett; Sir Robert Peel; Sir Henry Hardinge; Rt Hon. Frederick Shaw; Sir Charles Wetherell; James Emerson Tennent; Earl of Harrowby; Sir Robert Fitxwygram; Mr Sergeant Jackson; Marquis of Londonderry; Earl de Grey; General Lord Forbes; Sir Robert Harry Inglis; Earl of Lonsdale; Bishop of Exeter; Sir Edward B. Sugden; Duke of Northumberland; Earl Howe; Lord Wallace; Viscount Canterbury; Sir George Murray; Abel-Rous Dottin; Lord Ashburton; Rt. Hon. John Wilson Croker; Sir Frederick Pollock.
Volume 2: Second series. Including portraits of the Archbishop of Canterbury, the Marquess of Thomond, the Duke of Montrose and many others. With thirty-six engraved plates. Henry Thomas Ryall (1811-1867) was an English line, stipple and mixed-method engraver and later used mixed mezzotint.
Some foxing and stains, affecting text and portraits marginally in some cases. Some rubbing on the bindings. On the spine of volume 2 a part at the bottom is missing (see photographs). The marbled endpapers are not present.
A very rare complete set of two volumes.
- Aantal boeken
- Biografie, Geïllustreerd, Genealogie, Geschiedenis, Politiek, Recht
- Auteur/ Illustrator
- Henry Thomas Ryall
- Portraits of Eminent Conservative Statesmen in two volumes
- Publicatiejaar oudste item
- Eerste druk
- Oorspronkelijke taal
- George Virtue, London
- 42×31 cm