By: Thomson, James
London, 1730 (M.DCC.XXX)
Seller ID: 40445
Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket
Please note that this is a heavy item and will require extra postage for international orders.; Contemporary calf boards; faintly marbled; somewhat worn; corners rubbed. Binding very intact. Backstrip a little worn: 5 raised bands, 6 compartments -- gilt title + decoration dulled, but still very visible. Bookplate + a number of ownership marks on front pastedown and front endpaper. Occasional unobtrusive wormtacks on front foredges, well away from text. pp occasionally spotted, but in general remarkably clean and supple. Original etching on title page; five full plates by William Kent (one for... View More...