[APPERLEY, CHARLES JAMES. 1777-1843.]
Memoirs of the Life of the Late John Mytton, Esq.... By Nimrod.... with a Brief Memoir of Nimrod. London: Rudolph Ackermann, 1851.
8vo (238 x 137 mm). [x], 218, 8 ad pp. Engraved frontispiece and 18 hand-colored aquatint plates by H. Alken and T.J. Rawlins. Full red calf with gilt animal devices to covers and spine compartments, gilt rules and dentelles, all edges gilt, morocco spine labels, original green cloth bound in at rear. Custom quarter morocco folder and cloth slipcase. Neat minor repairs to margins of engraved title, title, and first page of preface, light wear to extremities.
THIRD EDITION, mixed issue, with engraved title dated 1851 and plates dated 1850. Tooley notes that the third edition is "a desirable item to add to any collection as it is the first to contain the Life of Nimrod." Tooley 68.