London: Printed by E. and R. Nutt, and R. Gosling, (Assigns of Edward Sayer, Esq) for Tho. Ward in the Inner Temple Lane, 1728. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). Very good+ condition. Item #018981
Two volume set. Original full calf bindings. Three out of four hinges were archivally re-hinged. Gold-embossed leather spine labels were added to replace the original labels. The first few pages and the final 30 pages of the first volume have minor staining. Vol. I: [i] page of publisher's advertisement, [vi] pages, 635 pages of text, followed by [i] page of publisher's advertisement. Vol. II: [ii], 566 pages of text, followed by [xxiii] pages of index, followed by [i] page of publisher's advertisement. A few pages with minor soiling and creasing. Previous owner's name neatly on a front endpaper. An attractive first edition set.