SKETCHES OF HER MAJESTY'S HOUSEHOLD: interspersed with historical notes, political comments, and critical remarks, showing, at one view, the salaries attached to the various appointments, the nature and extent of the duties to be performed, the amount of pensions upon retirement or superannuation, with descriptive particulars of each department: forming A Guide to Situations on the Sovereign's domestic establishment, by pointing out in whom the patronage is vested, &c. And containing information, relative to the English court, interesting to all classes, derived from private and high official sources.
London: William Strange, 1848. 157, [3 ad's] pages. Original red cloth with gilt title and coat of arms to the upper panel. All edges gilt. First edition. Covers dusty; corners a little knocked; had of spine worn; else very good. Scarce.
Book ID: 11834
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