[GRIMALDI, Stacey.]

A SUIT OF ARMOUR FOR YOUTH. 1824.
Author [GRIMALDI, Stacey.]
Title A SUIT OF ARMOUR FOR YOUTH.
Published London: Published by the Proprietor. 1824.
Stock Code 11228
Description xii, 92 pages. Engraved frontispiece, plus eleven engraved plates of pieces of armour, each with an engraved overlay that can be lifted to reveal the human virtue represented by the named piece of armour. Contemporary full calf gilt with black title label. First edition. Some wear to the spine and corners; some foxing to the recto of the frontispiece and a little to the title; some off-setting; else a very good copy. Stacey Grimaldi also published, The Toilet in 1821, a book regarded by many as the first English moveable
£350.00