The Observer : Being a Collection of Moral, Literary and Familiar Essays

Cumberland, Richard

Published by Printed for C. Dilly
Used Condition: Collectible-Very Good Hardcover
From Barry Cassidy Rare Books (Sacramento, CA, U.S.A.)

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Five volumes. Complete. 2nd edition of volume 1-3 (pub. 1788); 1st edition of volume 4 (1788) & 5 (1791). Contemporary leather binding with marbled boards, gilt lettering on the spine. Some cracking along the joints of the spines and minor missing chips to the tops of the spines. Inscribed on the front flyleaf "Gift of Frederick Mansell to his daughter Caroline, 1835". Richard Cumberland (1732-1811) was a English dramatist and civil servant under the Earl of Halifax during the latter half of the 18th century. The five volume set is a collection of his writings. Very good clean set. Bookseller Inventory # 12339

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Title: The Observer : Being a Collection of Moral, ...

Publisher: Printed for C. Dilly

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Collectible-Very Good

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