Essays of Oliver Goldsmith
Vellum backed decorative cloth in slip case. 2 volumes, complete. 400 copies printed. Uncut page sides and bottoms. Vol. I has small stains to spine. Spotting to rear cover of slip case. Unopened pages. Some of the author's writings include: The Arrival of the Chinese Philosopher in London; The Chinese Philosopher Deceived; The Licentiousness of the English with Regard to Women; On the Great Number of Old Maids and Bachelors in London -- Some of the Causes; The Absurd Taste for Obscene and Pert Novels, such as "Tristram Shandy"; A Description of the Courts of Justice in Westminster Hall; A Reverie at the Boar's Head Tavern in Eastcheap; On Quack Doctors; The Characteristics of Greatness; An Account of the Augustan Age of England; etc. Bookseller Inventory # 155
Title: Essays of Oliver Goldsmith
Publisher: The Bibliophile Society. Boston. 1928.
Publication Date: 1928
Book Condition: Collectible-Very Good
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