JAMES G(eorge) P(ayne) R(ainsford) Heidelberg. A Romance
Smith, Elder & Co 1846
three volumes, original cloth-backed boards, paper labels sunned and chipped with loss, spines bumped and a trifle chipped, corners a trifle rubbed, publisher’s catalogue dated July 1846 volume I, several joints cracked, a nice set. a glowing picture of Heidelberg, the Rhine and the Neckar and the gorgeous court of Frederick V, Elector Paletine, the “Winter-King”, and a narrative of his disasters as King of Bohemia; first edition; 319, 318 and 324 pages;