The remarkable life of John Elwes, Esq., member in three successive Parliaments for Berkshire, with singular anecdotes, etc.

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Title: The remarkable life of John Elwes, Esq., ...

Publisher: Printed for A. Lemoine

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Very Good


1798. Paperback. First published in 1790, under the title "The Life of the late John Elwes", and many times re-printed. He was the most legendary miser of all time and a celebrated eccentric about whom entertaining stories are legion. New edition, 48pp. Engraved frontispiece (somewhat browned). Some odd spotting in the text. Later boards. An extremely scarce edition. Very nice. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # KHS0027554

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