Printed for J. Johnson, et al. ‘…containing the principal notes of Drs. Warburton and Warton; illustrations, and critical and explanatory remarks by Johnson, Wakefield, A. Chalmers FSA and others; to which are added, now first published, some original letters, with additional observations, and memoirs of the life of the author by the Rev. William Lisle Bowles, A.M.’ Complete in ten volumes, with engraved portrait frontispieces and portraits of correspondents. Nineteenth-century full calf with raised bands, gilt-stamping and black labels; marbled edges. Spines browned, extremities rubbed and some superficial cracks to spine externally, but still tightly bound. Bookplate to front pastedowns, some occasional natural browning to prelims. and pages facing plates, but very clean overall.
Pope, Alexander; Lisle Bowles, William; Warburton; Warton; Johnson; Wakefield; Chalmers;, The Works of Alexander Pope, Esq. in Verse and Prose (10 Vols.), , 1806
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PSALMANAZAR, George., Memoirs of ****. Commonly known by the Name of George Psalmanazar; a Reputed Native of Formosa. Written by himself, In order to be published after his Death. Containing An Account of his Education, Travels, Adventures, Connections, Literary Productions, and pretended Conversion from Heathenism to Christianity; which last proved the Occasion of his being brought over into this Kingdom, and passing for a Proselyte, and a Member of the Church of England., Printed for the Executrix, 1764