The Life of Nelson by Robert Southey, illustrated by Frank Brangwyn, 1910
Attractive Edwardian edition of this classic work, illustrated by Frank Brangwyn and with an introduction by John Masefield.
Southey (Robert), The Life of Nelson, London: Gibbings & Company, 1910
containing a colour portrait frontis. of Nelson and seven colour plates, each with tissue guard, numerous black & white illustrations and pictorial endpapers, top edges gilt, bound in the original cloth boards, with professional navy-blue morocco leather reback, large octavo (26 x 18.4 cm)
The Life of Nelson by the Romantic poet Robert Southey has remained eternally popular since its first publication. This copy has had a particularly attractive leather spine added.