The life of Mrs. Godolphin… Now first published and edited by Samuel Lord Bishop of Oxford, Chancellor of the most noble Order of the Garter. JOHN EVELYN.
The life of Mrs. Godolphin… Now first published and edited by Samuel Lord Bishop of Oxford, Chancellor of the most noble Order of the Garter.

The life of Mrs. Godolphin… Now first published and edited by Samuel Lord Bishop of Oxford, Chancellor of the most noble Order of the Garter.

London: William Pickering, 1847. First edition, small 8vo, pp. xviii, 265-[266]; engraved frontispiece portrait, title-page with Pickering device, title-page and text throughout within ruled borders; somewhat later full polished black calf gilt, some wear to extremities, spine ends chipped, joints rubbed and beginning to crack, overall very good and firm. With the bookplate of Charles P. Searle, engraved by Sidney Lawton Smith and dated 1904 mounted to back pastedown. Evelyn's eulogistic memoir of his dear friend and prayer partner, Margaret Godolphin (neé Blagge), printed from the manuscript retained by Evelyn's family after his death. Keynes, p. 65. Item #20851

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