New York, Oxford University Press: 1958
Seller ID: 10758
Binding: Hard Cover
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...