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William Byrd: The London Diary 1717-1721 and Other Writings

By: Byrd, William II; Edited By Louis B. Wright and Marion Tinling

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10758

Condition: Good


Gray-blue cloth covers with shelf wear and rubbing wear to the covers and spine. Light foxing to the edges of the page block. Binding is solid-tight and straight. The dust jacket shows edge wear, a bit of foxing noticeable on the rear panel, and several small stains on the front panel. Housed in a protective Mylar sleeve now. 647 pages with Index and frontispiece portrait of Byrd. The diary is preceded by a 44-page biographical introduction: The Life of William Byrd of Virginia 1674-1744, by Louis B. Wright, and followed by chapters on other writings beyond the years covered in the London diar... View more info