The history of Henry Esmond, Esq., a colonel in the service of Her Majesty Queen Anne
RA Collection: Book
London: J. M. Dent & Co., Aldine House, Bedford Street, Covent Garden, MDCCCXCVIII
xiv, 476 pages, 12 unnumbered leaves of plates : color illustrations ; 21 cm.
Originally published in 1852.
Introduction by Walter Jerrold. Dedicated to the Right Honourable William Bingham, Lord Ashburton
Publisher's original navy blue cloth binding with gilt embossed lettering and design at front board and spine Top edge gilt. Other edges uncut. Spine lettered in gold: "The History of Henry Esmond. W.M. Thackeray. Illustrated by F.D. Bedford. J. M. Dent."