WARD, Edward.

A Compleat and Humerous Account of all the Remarkable Clubs and Societies in the Cities of London and Westminster, From the R----L S----Y down to the Lumber-Troop, &c. Their Original with Characters of the most noted.....upwards of Twenty Years.

Published: London. Printed for J. Wren. 1756. (Seventh edition).


(156 x 95). pp, xii, (2), 327, (1). (Note, 247 pp in total. pp 121-247 incorrectly paginated 201-327). Age toned paper and endpapers lightly soiled. Half calf with marbled paper covered boards a little rubbed. Title label lacking from spine. A good sound copy.

Very amusing, this satirical work describes mostly fictitious clubs and societies from the Farting Club to the Thieves Club.


Offered by Richard V Wells