"THE MAJESTIC LORD WHO BROKE THE BONDS OF ROME"
(HENRY VIII) POLLARD, Albert Frederick. Henry VIII. London, 1902.
Limited first edition, number 804 of 1150 copies printed on fine paper of this authoritative account of the "personal power" of the Throne, illustrated with 32 rich full-page browntone photogravures, many after portraits by Holbein (including the vividly hand-colored frontispiece portrait of Henry), a splendid folio volume bound in contemporary full morocco by Zaehnsdorf with gilt-stamped armorial emblems of the Order of the Garter. $2200.