London: The Grolier Society, n.d. ]c. 1892].
The "Astral Edition" limited to 50 copies, this no. 2. 14 Volumes. Illustrated with plates in two states, many hand-colored. Bound by Marcel in full dark blue crushed morocco with gold-veined marbled endpapers, t.e.g., the spine in six panels with gilt titles and gilt floral panel designs, the covers with gilt floral cornerpieces, fancy dentelles. Fine. Item #21099
The set includes Nell Gwyn, Beau Brummell, Lady Blessington, Mrs. Siddons, Lady Hamilton & Lord Nelson, The Sheridans, Count de Grammont, Lord Chesterfield, and Mrs. Mary Robinson.