London: House of Commons, 1796. First Edition. Hardcover. Folio. Very good condition. Item #005659
[i] title, [i] blank, 435, [i] blank. Newly rebound (hardcover) in tan linen with a printed paper label; binding protected in custom stiff archival mylar. In addition to Cawthorne, individuals involved are Colonel George Earl of Euston, Colonel George Earl of Euston, Colonel Lord George Henry Cavendish, Lieutenant-Colonel John Scudamore, Major John Beavan, Captain Bache Heathcote, Captain John Thomas Stanley, Captain Thomas Smith, Colonel Sir William Smyth, Colonel George Harry Lord Grey, Lieutenant-Colonel Robert Hughes, Major Robert Barnston, Captain William Morton Pitt, Captain Thomas Gardner Bramston, Captain Daniel Dulany and John Augustin Oldham (Deputy Judge Advocate General). Misappropriation of funds. Moderate offsetting from previous binding on first and last leaves, with vast majority of text clean. Formerly in the collection of Abel Smith of Woodhall Park, with his 19th century engraved bookplate preserved and transferred to new front pastedown. Professionally rebound using aesthetically pleasing and archival materials.