Book Description
First edition of the Smollett translation. In 2 volumes. xx, 403; viii, 466, (1) pp. Early full calf with original spines laid down. Raised bands to spines with gilt panels and lettering. Gilt devices of Trinity College Dublin to front & rear covers. Some damage to spine panels. Boards marked. Corners somewhat rubbed & worn. New endpapers with two early bookplates retained on front pastedowns. Errata leaf at rear of vol. 2. With 28 full-page copper-plate engravings designed by Hayman. Volume 1 contains a 20-page account of the author’s life by Smollett. Bindings firm. A VG pair.
Author Cervantes de Saavedra, Miguel and T. Smollett
Date 1755
Binding Full Calf
Publisher
Illustrator Hayman
Condition Very Good

Price: £2500.00

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