Military Antiquities Respecting A History Of The English Army

London: S. Hooper, 1786. FIRST. NF. Two quarto volumes. Volume I is dated 1786, Volume II is dated 1788. Early tree calf, gilt ornamental border, spine gilt with red and green morocco labels, lettered and ruled in gilt. Edges a pale canary yellow. Text block fresh. Both title pages and two frontis show some foxing. Seventy seven engraved plates by N. C. Goodnight illustrating various weaponry, armour, equestrian protocol, and fortification. A lovely set of this highly valuable reference work. With advertisements for Grose's other volumes at the end of Volume two.

Price: $4,000.00


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