A Journal of the Plague Year: Being Observations or Memorials, Of the most Remarkable Occurences, As well Publick as Private, Which happened in London During the last Great Visitation In 1665. Written by a Citizen who continued all the while in London.
First edition, 8vo, (iv), 287, (1) pp. Handsomely bound in recent period style panelled calf, maroon spine label, an excellent copy.
Defoe’s fictional account of the Great Plague of 1665. A young child at the time, he used the wealth of contemporary sources to paint a vivid but also factually accurate account.
Author [DEFOE, Daniel].