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Title   POLITICS OF THE GEORGIUM SIDUS: OR ADVICE HOW TO BECOME GREAT SENATORS & STATESMEN, INTERSPERSED WITH CHARACTERISTIC SKETCHES, AND HINTS OF VARIOUS SUBJECTS IN MODERN POLITICS

Binding   Hardcover

Publisher   London Oddy & Co. , Etc. 1807

Seller ID   295

Speckled 3/4-calf, marbled boards with raised bands and gilt lettering on spine.Speckled edges. Inner hinge open. Illustrated with hand-colored folding frontis of the devil lurking in the wings of political discourse. Top corner (1/3-inch) of title page cut away (not affecting text). Editorial blanks have been filled in with a neat contemporary pen to reveal identity. ( "...Surely not Mr. S_______u W______m?" to "not Mr. Secretary Windham?"). Edges rubbed and front joint cracked, but still a handsome binding. A vastly entertaining satire on attaining "success" as an MP by "a late member of Parliament". ; 16mo; 178 pages

British Politics Political Satire English Imprint MP Illustration Devil

Price = 145.00 USD



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