New York: E P Dutton, 1901.
First US Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good with no dust jacket. Item #11994
Light tarnish to cover gilt decor and lettering, otherwise slight wear. Crisp hardcovers.; First US Edition, from English sheets. "Sir Philip Francis was an Irish-born Whig Party politician and pamphleteer, the supposed author of the Letters of Junius, and the chief antagonist of Warren Hastings." - Wikipedia. "... letters on personal and family matters, 1789-1814, many of them addressed to Lord and Lady Thanet." - Lucy M Brown and Ian R Christie; Bibliography of British History 1789-1851; 2111. Much primary material on the rough-and-tumble of British party politics, and the failed struggle of Francis for personal advancement in British India.; xi, 340; 341-699 in 2v pages.