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The Beauties of Biography - 2 volumes

£50.00

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Volumes I and II, printed for G. Kearsley at No. 46 near Serjeant's Inn in Fleet Street in 1777. Rare volumes.
" containing the lives of the most illustrious persons who have flourished in Great Britain,France Italy and other parts of Europe, either as poets,historians,divines, philosophers, soldiers or politicians." Includes Swift, Pope, Milton, Dryden, Fielding, Newton amongst others.

In good condition considering age, though volume one is split down the spine into two parts., and the front board is detached from the second volume. Full leather binding with gold tooling to board edges and gold to spine. Title labels missing. As expected with the age of the books, there is wear and marking to the leather and corners are exposed. Leather worn away at head and tail of spines. Owner's name on title pages.

Item details

Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
12mo - 7 - 8
Number of pages:
489
Publisher:
G. Kearsley

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Volumes I and II, printed for G. Kearsley at No. 46 near Serjeant's Inn in Fleet Street in 1777. Rare volumes.
" containing the lives of the most illustrious persons who have flourished in Great Britain,France Italy and other parts of Europe, either as poets,historians,divines, philosophers, soldiers or politicians." Includes Swift, Pope, Milton, Dryden, Fielding, Newton amongst others.

In good condition considering age, though volume one is split down the spine into two parts., and the front board is detached from the second volume. Full leather binding with gold tooling to board edges and gold to spine. Title labels missing. As expected with the age of the books, there is wear and marking to the leather and corners are exposed. Leather worn away at head and tail of spines. Owner's name on title pages.

Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
12mo - 7 - 8
Number of pages:
489
Publisher:
G. Kearsley

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