Author:Swift, Jonathan; Wilson, Charles Henry (editor)

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SWIFTIANA SELECTIONS FROM SWIFT'S WRITINGS, TO WHICH IS PREFIXED A LIFE OF THE AUTHOR

By: Swift, Jonathan; Wilson, Charles Henry (editor)

Price: $450.00

Publisher: London, Richard Phillips: 1804

Edition: First

Seller ID: 1403

Condition: fine


12mo (4½” x 6¾”). 2 volumes in one. Vol I: 208 + 5 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 illustrated with an engraving of St. Patrick's Cathedral. A collection... View more info