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Hamilton, Emma--J. T. Herbert Baily
EMMA, LADY HAMILTON. W.G. MENZIES, 1905
EXTRA-ILLUSTRATED with an AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED BY HORATIO, LORD NELSON, to John Sullivan, assuring him of his high regard for his nephew, Mr Forbes of HMS Phoebe (1 page, 4to, 22 December 1803, integral blank, fold tears repaired), an autograph document signed by William Hamilton (15 March 1770), an autograph letter signed by William Hayley, to John Flaxman, describing his new library in detail and requesting twelve busts (3 pages, integral address panel, 4to, 24 July 1784), an autograph letter signed by Thomas Lawrence, to Richard Lane (2 pages, 8vo, n.d.), around 70 prints of the Napoleonic era including portraits, views, and other subjects, and about 50 later prints, lithographs and reproductions, large 4to (290 x 240mm.), finely bound in crushed green morocco gilt 
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This attractive volume includes rare contemporary prints of Nelson, Lady Hamilton, and others.

English Literature, History, Children’s Books and Illustrations

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