The Works [Four Volumes]

Addison, Joseph

Published by Jacob Tonson, 1721
Condition: Good Hardcover
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London, 1721. Quarto, four volumes. First collected edition of Addison's works. Engraved frontispiece portrait of Addison in Volume 1; numismatic text woodcuts. Contemporary "Cambridge" type speckled calf; spines dried and joints split with covers still attached, some browning, generally sound otherwise. A nice complete set in a contemporary binding. Bookplates on front pastedowns as well as handwritten notes, including notes of receipt from a London library in 1842 (no other library marks of any kind are present). Medals present at end of first volume. Ownership signatures in ink on top of title pagesof first, third and fourth volumes. Remains sound despite the fragile nature of the bindings. Bookseller Inventory # SET0901

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Title: The Works [Four Volumes]

Publisher: Jacob Tonson

Publication Date: 1721

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Good

Edition: First Edition.

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