New York: St. Martins Press, 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). Near fine condition / Very good+ condition (DJ). Item #014492
158 pages of text. Hardcover binding in almost new condition. Unclipped dustjacket with minimal shelfwear; protected in archival mylar. First published in 1766 as Genuine Memoirs of the Celebrated Miss Maria Brown Exhibiting the Life of a Courtezan in the most Fashionable Scenes of Dissipation by the Author of a Woman of Pleasure. This edition, edited and with an introduction by Maurice Renfrew, is the first appearance in print since 1766. The text is clean and unmarked. First thus edition.