Life of Lord Jeffrey With A Selection From His Correspondence. In Two Volumes.

  • Cockburn, Henry
  • Edinburgh: Adam and Charles Black 1852


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2 vols., 8vo, pp. [ii], v, [i], 435, [1]; [iv], vii, [i], 467, [1] + frontispiece to vol. 1. Later half red morocco by Bayntun, spines divided by raised bands, 2nd and 3rd compartments lettered in gilt direct, other compartments tooled centrally in gilt, top edges gilt. Just a touch of spotting. Spines a little sunned.


An attractively-bound biography of one of the founders of the influential Edinburgh Review by his lifelong friend, Henry Cockburn. The first volume is the Life, the second contains his correspondence.

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