London, South Kensington
22 September 2000
The British Compendium: or, Rudiments of Honour, London: A. Bettesworth (and others), 1731-35. 3 volumes bound in 4, 16°, 4 engraved frontispieces, titles printed in red and black, 316 plates (text lightly browned), contemporary calf-backed marbled boards, spines gilt with raised bands, red morocco lettering pieces, label of Ann Affleck, Jnr.
EDMONDSON, Joseph. Precedency, [London:] for the Editor, [n.d.]. 12°, engraved throughout, contemporary red morocco, covers with wide gilt roll-tool border, spine gilt in compartments with repeated flower head and stem ornament (rubbed, one corner eroded), g.e., early signature of H. Sandford on dedication leaf.
With 4 other works in 6 vols. including A Biographical Peerage of the Empire of Great Britain (London, 1808-09, 3 vols.). (11)
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