Publisher: London: Printed for T. Harris and Sold by C. Corbet, 1744.
Edition: Second edition; first published in 1637.
Bibliographical References: ESTC T51881.
Condition: Fine copy.
Book ID: 27491
Description8vo, disbound, 30 pages.
CommentsThe story of a famous miser who operated a ferry boat on the Thames, near where the London Bridge eventually went. John Overs was frugal to a fault, and from his appearance it was thought he was poor. But he died a rich man, leaving wealth to his beautiful daughter.