Esher Place, Surrey, England

Book title: Solitude, or, The effect of occasional retirement

Zimmerman, J. G.

Solitude [translated from the German] to which are added the life of the author, notes historical and explanatory, a copious index, and seven beautiful engravings by Ridley. London, The Associated Booksellers, 1798.

8vo., with engraved title and 6 plates; Etruscan calf, the sides decorated centrally with gold rope work within a frieze cut out by hand in low relief, gold tooled border in Green key design; gilt edges.

The fore-edge painted under the gold with a charming view of a manor surrounded by park land (Esher Place in Surrey)

I. Title.

Fore-edge/fanned to the right