Book Description

The General Magazine and Impartial Review for 1790, published by Bellamy and Robarts, London 1790. In original full leather binding size 23 by 13 cm. Spine and borders are decorated with gilt and the title and date are gold-stamped to the spine. 572 pages. A collection of the twelve Reviews of 1790 minus the Shakespeare supplements that appear not to have been bound with the monthly issues, but including a series of copper topographical plates with views of various English scenes. The contents of the Review include literature, reviews of books and plays, plus bulletins and articles on domestic news and foreign affairs. The 1790 edition includes news from France and an account of the voyage of Governor Philip to Botany Bay. Some wear to foot of spine and minor foxing and some cracking between boards and spine though the binding is sound. Overall in Good condition
Author Anon
Date 1790
Binding Leather
Publisher Bellamy and Robarts
Condition Good
Pages 572

Price: £65.00

Offered by Arthur Hook

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