The Greville Memoirs: A Journal of the Reigns of King George IV and King William IV. [With] A Journal of the Reign of Queen Victoria
by GREVILLE, Charles C.F.
London: Longmans. hardcover. very good(+). 8 volumes, 8vo, 3/4 brown morocco, gilt-decorated spine, black leather labels, t.e.g.; (top of 2 spines lightly rubbed). London: Longmans, Green, 1874 - 1887. Second Edition. Very good (+). Greville Memoirs in 3 volumes and Queen Victoria in 5 volumes. Greville was clerk to the Council from 1821-59 and was intimate with statesmen from both parties. Such connections, along with a remarkable insight into character, make these famous memoirs (published in three installments in 1874, 1885, and 1887) of particular interest. (Inventory #: 233342)