London: Printed for Lackington, Allen, and Co. Temple of the Muses, Finsbury Square, 1811. Hardcover. 8vo. Contemporary calf. 6-panel hubbed spine with blind-stamed decorations. , x, , 356, , cxliv pp. including a map.
Front board detached. Wear to leather. Armorial bookplate of Bradby Hall (also called Bretby Hall), which was the seat of the Stanhopes, Earls of Chesterfield. Interior is excellent with only minor foxing.
This is a rare 19th century English translation of Xenophon's history of Cyrus. Item #2743