London, Richard Phillips, 1804. : 1804
London: Richard Phillips, 1804. First Edition. 12mo (4 1/2” x 6 3/4”). 2 volumes in one. Vol I: 208 + 6 folded facsimile letters; Vol II: pp.237 + 3pp. publisher's advt. Includes index.
Contemporary half morocco over marbled paper in early 19th C. English spot pattern (see Wolfe, plate XXVIII); spine with titles in gilt and five raised bands each delineated by double gilt rules. Endpapers in same marbled paper as the binding. t.e.g.
Title page of volume I illustrated with an engraving of the bust of Dean Swift housed in St. Patrick's Cathedral; Title page of volume II illustr... View More...