The Eighteenth Century Cat. No. 546. : a Catalogue of English Books published in the Eighteenth Century (together with a few Autograph Letters and Manuscripts) dealing with every aspect of English Life, Art, Science, and Letters.
Bernard Quaritch, Lrd.

London : Bernard Quaritch, 1938. 791 items listed. Very good in light brown paper wraps. Some wear and darkening at edges of cover. An interesting and useful catalog of 18th century works by the famous firm of Bernard Quaritch Ltd. Highlights include a copy of the rare Abridgement of the Book of Common Prayer (1773) by Benjamin Franklin (500 pounds sterling) and a collection of Court and Parliament documents and papers (1763-1769) pertaining to the English political reformer John Wilkes, including the original warrant for his arrest (200 pounds). (Item ID: 6001)


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