16mo. viii, 103, , 23,  p. Three woodcut vignettes. Two volumes bound in one. “Psaphion, ou La courtisane de Smirne” and “Les hommes de Promethée”. Separate divisional title page, register and pagination. Rare second edition. Rebound in modern half calf binding w/marbled boards. Raised bands on spine. Gilt title and top edge. Marbled endpapers. Entire text is in French.
Meusnier de Querlon, Anne Gabriel, Psaphion, ou La courtisane de Smirne. Fragment erotique, traduit du grec de Mnaseas, sur un manuscrit de la bibliothéque du Lord B…. Ou l’on a joint Les hommes de Promethée., chez Thomson, 1749
Biographies & Letters
Pepys, Samuel; Braybrooke, Lord Richard, Memoirs of Samuel Pepys, ESQ. F.R.S. Secretary to the Admiralty in the reigns of Charles II. and James II: Comprising his Diary from 1659 to 1669, deciphered by the Rev. John Smith, A.B of St. John’s College, Cambridge, from the original short hand Ms. in the Pepysian Library, And a selection from his Private Correspondence., Henry Colburn, 1825