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The Annual Biography and Obituary (Volumes I - VIII))

By: N/A

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown: 1817 - 1824

Seller ID: 061847

Condition: Very Good -


Incomplete set. Only contains volumes I - VIII, covering years 1817 - 1824. Half-leather binding with marbled paper cover. Each volume about 500 pp. Each volume shows a little wear. The leather on the spine of some volumes is torn (II, III, IV, V), and on volume I almost all the spine leather is detached. Previous owner's sticker is on front end-page, and has discolored following pages, but not half-title pages. Foxing near end pages; text body is mostly free of foxing. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Spectator (Set of First Eight Volumes)

By: Joseph Addison / Richard Steele

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, 1776

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 061870

Condition: Very Good


Set of volumes 1-8, printed in 1776. Collected daily publications of Joseph Addison and Richard steele between 1711-1714. From Westport Library. Mottled leather cover with gilt lettering on spine. Woodcut frontispiece. Each volume is somewhere between 300 and 400 pp, with an index. Covers show little wear, mainly on corners and the head and tail of spines. Part of title label on spine missing for volume IV (see picture). Westport library sticker in front end-page. Previous owner's signature in pen on front end-page of volume I. Westport library stamp on title page. Some volumes have cracked hi... View more info