Astarte. A Fragment of Truth Concerning George Gordon Byron, Sixth Lord

[BYRON]. MILBANKE, Ralph, Earl of Lovelace. Astarte. A Fragment of Truth Concerning George Gordon Byron, Sixth Lord Byron recorded by his Grandson Ralph Milbanke.

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[BYRON]. MILBANKE, Ralph, Earl of Lovelace. Astarte. A Fragment of Truth Concerning George Gordon Byron, Sixth Lord Byron recorded by his Grandson Ralph Milbanke. Christophers 1921.

Crown 4to., choicely sometime bound in full terracotta morocco for Chas. Sawyer, boards with single gilt line panel, spine panelled and lettered in gilt. top edge gilt. A fine copy.
New Edition "with many additional letters edited by Mary, Countess of Lovelace, limited edition of 191 numbered copies.. In Astarte, Ralph Milbanke, second earl of Lovelace (1839-1906), Byron's grandson, presents the case against his grandfather in his relationship with Augusta Leigh (Byron's half-sister). Originally privately published in 1905 Milbanke's second wife, Mary, brought out this public edition of Astarte in 1921 which included many additional letters.

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