The Life of Mr. Jonathan Wild the Great. A New Edition with Considerable Corrections and Additions.

Publisher: London: Printed for A. Millar, 1754.
Edition: First separate edition.
Bibliographical References: Cross, vol. 3, page 325; Rothschild 856.
Condition: Edges a little rubbed; very good copy. Uncommon.
Book ID: 19770


12mo, modern polished calf by Bedford, brown morocco labels, gilt rules, decorations and lettering, a.e.g. Leaf of publisher's ads, [vii-viii], present.


One of the great works in the literature of roguery - a satirical novel written under the guise of the biography of a famous criminal. Fielding's account first appeared in Miscellanies (1743) and is here separately printed for the first time.

Price: $1,200.00

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