Publisher: London: Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, 1811.
Edition: Second edition; the first was issued in three volumes in 1809.
Condition: Some light foxing; rear blanks in volume one nearly detached; very nice set.
Book ID: 22289
Description4 vols, 8vo, modern brown half calf, brown cloth sides, red leather labels, gilt rules and lettering.
Comments¶ An anthology of over 500 selections of articles, compiled and edited by John Walker, from one of the famous magazines of its era, which includes a great deal of antiquarian material, criticism and philology, letters from eminent authors, biographical memoirs, natural history and philosophy, etc.