Title: The Observer: Being a Collection of Moral, ...
Publisher: C. Dilly, London
Publication Date: 1798
Book Condition: Good+
Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket
Moderate rubbing and scuffing to leather boards. Leather deteriorating. Moderate rubbing to joints and edges of boards. All joints strong. Dust stains to page edges. 1/4" chip to leather at edge of front board on Volume II. Small splits to gutters at endpapers on some volumes. Volume III has some wormholes mainly in margins, not affecting more than one letter of text on each individual leaf. Pencil underlining to index in Volume VI.; Fifth edition. Subtitled "The Fifth Edition, Newly Arranged. To which is added, An Entire Translation of the Comedy of the Clouds. In Six Volumes". Volume I: [vi], 303 pages. Volume II: [vi], 320 pages. Volume III: [vi], 307 pages. Volume IV: [vi], 315 pages. Volume V: [vi], 303 pages. Volume VI: [vi], 252 pages +  page index. All volumes: Full speckled calf bindings. Volume numbers on spines are in a decorative red circle. Some gilt decoration to spines. Page dimensions: 175 x 103mm. 152 essays in total, together with the Clouds of Aristophanes. Owner's signatures of Wm Tredwell, 1807 and of R B Willis, 1846 on front endpapers. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 6469
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