London, South Kensington
25 October 2007
London Almanack for the Year of Christ 1789. [London:] Printed for the Company of Stationers, . 58 x 33mm. Engraved plate of Carleton House. Contemporary cream morocco elaborately decorated in gilt with central red morocco onlay on covers, gilt edges, slipcase with pattern repeated (slipcase a little rubbed). Spielmann 315; Welsh 4581.
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