George IV, King of Great Britain (1762-1830); Alexander I, Emperor of Russia (1777-1825); and Frederick William III, King of Prussia (1770-1840) An Account of the Visit of His Royal Highness the Prince Regent, with their Imperial and Royal Majesties, the Emperor of all the Russias and the King of Prussia to the Corporation of London, in June 1814. London: Nichols & Son and Bentley, 1814.
Folio, with hand-colored frontispiece, and a double-page plate depicting the positions of the tables set up in Guildhall for the aforementioned event; [bound with] An Account of the Entertainment for July 9th [and July 14th], London: Nichols & Son and Bentley, , bound in diced russia, both boards detached, lacking the spine, preliminaries loose or detached, housed in a modern cloth clamshell box.
This historic visit of the Coalition Allied leaders to London followed the defeat of France and Napoleon Bonaparte in April of 1814. State visits were made at this time, to celebrate the peace, before the leaders began the difficult work of the Congress of Vienna, which met from September 1814 until June 1815.
The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.