5 x 8 in., 12mo. London: printed for W. Johnston in Ludgate-street (both parts.) 1766. 20th c. half calf and marbled paper boards. All frontis' and text present. 1 leaf of Publisher's adverts at end. 21 plates plus 2 frontis'. Condition is VERY GOOD ; newr binding is FINE, like new. Endpaper replaced. Title pg has been washed and a tissue guard added. No other text washed. Wide margins. Paper just mildly toned with some minimal foxing. John Bunyan. RGR. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: THE PILGRIM'S PROGRESS FROM THIS WORLD TO ...
Publisher: printed for W. Johnston in Ludgate-street
Publication Date: 1766
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: thirty-first edition.
Book Description 1780. HARDCOVER. Condition: ACCEPTABLE. Printed for Alex Hogg, No Date (c. 1780). Hardcover. Book- Full leather binding with titles on title plate on spine, extremities rubbed. 290pp. 10 plates present including frontis - 1 plate missing (plan of road). Prev owner notationin old writing on fep.1st plate missing. Bunyan?s famous allegory describing the Pilgrim, Christian?s flight from the City of Destruction and his journey to the Celestial City. The snares and temptations on the road to heaven and the familiar characters encountered are narrated with vivid characterization. FULL TITLE: THE PILGRIM?S PROGRESS FROM THIS WORLD TO THAT WHICH IS TO COME; COMPLETE IN TWO PARTS, DELIVERED UNDER THE SIMILITUDE OF A DREAM; WHEREIN IS DISCOVERED (PART 1) THE MANNER OF HIS SETTING OUT, HIS DANGEROUS JOURNEY AND SAFE ARRIVAL AT THE DESIRED COUNTRY: AND (PART 2) THE MANNER OF THE SETTING OUT OF HIS WIFE AND CHILDREN, THEIR DANGEROUS JOURNEY AND SAFE ARRIVAL AT THE DESIRED COUNTRY. THE ENTIRE NEW AND COMPLETE EDITION REVISED CORRECTED AND IMPROVED, EMBELLISHED WITH AN ELEGANT SET OF COPPER PLATES. TO WHICH IS NOW ADDED (IN ORDER TO RENDER THIS THE MOFT COMPLETE EDITION) THE LIFE OF MR JOHN BUNYAN. NECESSARY MARGINAL REFERENCES AND VERY COPIOUS NOTES EXPLANATORY, EXPERIMENTAL, AND PRACTICAL BY WILLIAM MASON, ESQ. Seller Inventory # 1781359