5 Janvier-30 Mars, 1808. Stiff boards. Octavo; 18 loosely bound periodicals in a contemporary marbled stiff board, lacking spine, some pulled from binding; loss at corners; lacking one plate, light soiling; plates bright; good plus. Good +. Item #778
18 publications from Jan 5 through March 30, representing Volumes No. 1-18 for the year 1808 with 19 of 20 hand-colored wood-engraved fashion plates, including one plate of hats and one for a gentleman. Includes fashion, style, poetry, travel and more. 1808 was a year of war with Spain, France, under Napoleon Bonaparte, having invaded that country in January.