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In our Catalogue this is Booknumber V65782

Author Higgis,Matthew James with a Memoir by Sir William Sterling Maxwell
PlacePub London
Publisher Smith,Elder & Co
Date 1875
Illustrations Mounted original album photographs (2) of the author
Description Octavo full gilt calf faux raised bands extra gilt to compartments and red gilt spine label gilt rev. and dent. (spine nearly detached/marked to lower corner of covers) combed marbled EPs and bookplate ducal estate of Wrest Park (lxxii)+252pp *A 72page memoir precedes the mainly horse and hunting recollections of the author. He inherited a sugar estate in Guiana in the West Indes and wrote several papers on sugar & slavery & education, often under the pseudonym of Jacob Omnium.
Booknumber V65782
Price Price: GBP 25.00 or USD 35.00
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