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TRACTS RELATING TO CASPAR HAUSER. BY EARL STANHOPE. [PORTRAIT, 2P MAP.]

By: Stanhope, Philip Henry, 5th Earl Stanhope

Price: $178.60

Publisher: London, James S. Hudson, 1836

Edition: First English Edition


Map; Sm 8vo, orig purple-brown cloth, gilt, rebacked; edges occasionally rubbed. Frontis portrait of Hauser, double-page map. Endpaper gutters reinforced, 3pp advts at back. Ex-library, labels & c on paste-downs, ink stamp at foot of p[iii]. Published printed and blindstamped cloth and gilt. Ex-Germantown Library. Kaspar laid claim to the throne of Baden's Dukedom. Feelings ran high as to whether he was and imposter or a legitimate heir. View more info