Original Letters, from Richard Baxter, Matthew Prior, Lord Bolingbroke, Alexander Pope, Dr. Cheyne, Dr. Hartley, Dr. Samuel Johnson, Mrs. Montague, Rev. William Gilpin, Rev. John Newton, George Lord Lyttleton, &c, &c. With Biographical Illustrations. REBECCA WARNER.

Original Letters, from Richard Baxter, Matthew Prior, Lord Bolingbroke, Alexander Pope, Dr. Cheyne, Dr. Hartley, Dr. Samuel Johnson, Mrs. Montague, Rev. William Gilpin, Rev. John Newton, George Lord Lyttleton, &c, &c. With Biographical Illustrations.

Publisher: Bath: Printed by Richard Cruttwell and Sold by Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, London, 1817.
Edition: First edition.
Bibliographical References: Fleeman 88.3L/6; Courtney, page 169.
Condition: Edges a little rubbed; very good copy.
Book ID: 22200

Description

8vo, black contemporary half calf, marbled paper sides, gilt rules, decorations and lettering.

Comments

¶ An interesting collection of correspondence, compiled and edited by Rebecca Warner of Bath, an author of one novel, Herbert-Lodge, (1808), and another similar collection, Epistolary Curiosities (1818). In this collection are numerous letters from Pope to John Gay, Johnson to Francis Fowke, ad infinitum.

Price: $250.00

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