Squire Osbaldeston: . his Autobiography. Edited, with commentary, by E. D. Cuming. Introduction by Sir Theodore Cook. With ... illustrations [including portraits] ... and a map.
'Squire' George Osbaldeston MP (1786-1866)
Place of origin
Mount Stewart, County Down
lv,260p., plates : ill. (part. col.) ; 4to. (28cm). Provenance: Inscribed on second flyleaf "To Charley from Edie 13th May 1926" [given to Charles 7th Marquess of Londonderry by his wife Edith Vane-Tempest-Stewart nee Chaplin (1879-1959), 7th Marchioness of Londonderry]. Twentieth-century armorial bookplate showing Vane-Tempest-Stewart arms marshalled with Chaplin, motto "Metuenda corolla draconis, with two supporters, all underneath a marquess's coronet with helmet and griffin passant crest, flanked by two badges, lettered in banner "Charles Stewart Henry Vane-Tempest-Stewart, 7th Marquess of Londonderry KG". Signed "W. & A. Mussett fecit; Lincoln's Inn, London". [i.e. Charles Vane-Tempest-Stewart, Viscount Castlereagh, 7th Marquess of Londonderry from 1915 (1878-1949)]. Binding: Twentieth-century publisher's full cream cloth, brown lettering on upper cover and spine.
Makers and roles
'Squire' George Osbaldeston MP (1786-1866) Sir Theodore Andrea Cook (1867-1928). Edward William Dirom Cuming (1862-1941)