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Book Description

An entertaining miscellany of folk remedies, anecdotes, etc ('Instance of gratitude in a goose') drawn from a variety of sources principally Thomas Lupton (fl. 1579-1583), with the 'Discourse' being that of George Edwards (orig. pub. 1795). The 'Notable things' are arranged in ten sections. An extraordinarily entertaining compilation. A scarce edition of a very uncommon title.
Author Anon.
Date 1826
Publisher Manchester: printed and published by J. Gleave and Son
Condition Original boards with later coarse leather spine strip. Dust soiling to the point of grubbiness!
Pages Frontis, 573, [3]p + 5 (of 6) plates.

Price: £150.00

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