The Trial of the Wine-Brewers. With an Introduction and an Inquiry into Mr. Addison’s Drinking by Edward F. O’Day. JOSEPH ADDISON.

The Trial of the Wine-Brewers. With an Introduction and an Inquiry into Mr. Addison’s Drinking by Edward F. O’Day.

Publisher: San Francisco: John Henry Nash, 1930.
Edition: First edition, one of 385 copies.
Condition: Spine a little faded and slightly rubbed; very good copy.
Book ID: 26891

Description

4to, original marbled paper boards and printed paper label. Engraved title and headpieces.

Comments

Joseph Addison's humorous essay from The Tatler of 1709, preceded by Edward F. O'Day's introduction and followed by an imaginary conversation between O'Day and Samuel Johnson on the drinking habits of Addison and his contemporaries. From the library of San Francisco book collector Morgan A. Gunst.

Price: $75.00