The Life of Lord Viscount Nelson.
Harrison and Rutter, ( 1810), London
4to, 37.5 cm. vii, 94 pp. b/w steel engravings, b/w facsimiles, folding diagrams.
Early hagiography, and one of the richest early sources of visuals, with 12 steel engravings by Bromley and Worthington, manuscript facsimiles of letters, and two folding plates depicting the funeral procession and the coffin. A tall, untrimmed copy on heavy paper, attractively bound in vellum over cloth with leather labels. Scattered foxing. This is the second edition of Cowie 136, the first having been published two years earlier.