Bilingual London guide 1729 (1729)

[Joseph Pote]

The Foreigner's Guide [Le Guide des Etrangers] [to] London and Westminster

Published: for Joseph Pote, 1729

Date: 1729

8vo, 215 p., parallel French and English text, contemporary calf, gilt fillet, spine gilt, some wear and lacking label but a nice copy

Note
A rare guidebook (ESTC gives L, O, C, NLS, UCLA and Munich)for this first edition. Reprinted four times to 1763. Joseph Pote of Eton, a man of great renown Buys a book for sixpence, and sells it for a crown.

Condition
Excellent

Binding
contemporary calf

£1000

Offered by Sevin Seydi Rare Books