# 20883

JESSE, Captain

The life of Beau Brummell

$220.00 AUD

New edition, with an introduction and twenty coloured plates. London : privately printed for subscribers, Two volumes, octavo, in dustjackets (toned, a few tears), pp. xxiv; 309; xii; 300, occasional foxing, a very good set.

‘George Bryan Brummell. Beau of Beaux. Dandy of Dandies and Mirror of Fashion, who lived gloriously amid princely surroundings for a few brief years – and died, an imbecile in a foreign land. An intimate picture of men, women and manners of the Regency’ – from the jackets.