A Select Collection of Novels In Six Volumes (Volume 1 only) Zayde, The Marriage of Belfegor, The Jealous Extremaduran
London, J.Watts etc., 1722
Volume 1 only. 12mo, (16.5 x 9.5cm). Frontispiece + 20 unnumbered pages + lii + 333 pages. Two leaves of the unnumbered pages (Dedication and Preface) bound out of sequence, but the text complete.
The title page printed in red and black. A second title page with the date 1720. In addition to the titles listed above the first fifty two pages contain M. Huet’s…Letter Upon the Origin of Romance. Read more about Scarce Collection of Eighteenth Century Fiction
Observations On Poetry , Especially the Epic: Occasioned by the Late Poem Upon Leonidas
London, H. Woodfall for J. Brotherton etc., 1738
Small 8vo. (16 x 9.5 cm), xii + errata leaf + 167 pages. Bound with the half title page present. Generally a very clean copy, although a water stain runs down the page from page 142 onwards, on the text but never obscuring it, faint apart from the last four pages, where it is more noticeable.