Lot 105: (Fine Bindings) Author: (Macaulay, Thomas Babington). Title: Ten works on Lord Macaulay and his writings, finely bound. Place Published: Various places. Date Published: Various dates. Description: Includes: Biographies by Lord Macaulay Contributed to the Encyclopedia Britannica. Edinburgh: Black, 1860., Allibone, S. Austin. Sketch of Macaulay's Life and Writings. Extracted from History of England, 1861., Clements, Henry G.J. Lord Macaulay, His Life and Writings. London: Whitaker, 1860., Dean of St. Pauls. A Memoir of Lord Macaulay. 2nd Edition. London: Longman, 1862., Trevelyan, George Otto. The Life and Letters of Lord Macaulay. 2 volumes. London: Longmans, 1878., Trevelyan, George Otto. The Life and Letters of Lord Macaulay. 2 volumes. London, Longmans, 1876., Clark, Perceval. Index to Trevelyan's Life and Letters of Lor Macaulay. London: Index Society, 1881., Arnold, Frederick. The Public Life of Lord Macaulay. 2nd Edition. London: Tinsley, 1863. The above 8 printed works in 10 volumes, various sizes, bound in matching three-quarter brown morocco bindings, spines gilt, top edges gilt. Bound for H. Sotheran & Co. Also included are two manuscript volumes, in matching bindings. One a bibliography of book-notices and miscellaneous notes by Macaulay, the other a manuscript "Catalogue of Macaulay's Writings, Speeches, and Macaulayana, In my Possesion". The manuscript volumes are dated at Esher, 1905 and 1907. Condition: Light wear; overall very good.
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