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TOBIAS SMOLLETT'S WORKS.  Leather Library Set. Printed in 1797 by  Tobias Smollett - 1797 - from Merchants Rare Books (SKU: 2025)

TOBIAS SMOLLETT'S WORKS. Leather Library Set. Printed in 1797

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TOBIAS SMOLLETT'S WORKS. Leather Library Set. Printed in 1797: Complete in 8 volumes

by Smollett, Tobias

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London: B. Law, J. Johnson, et al..., 1797. The Works of Tobias Smollett, with Memoirs of His Life. To which is prefixed a view of the commencement and progress of romance, by John Moore. Complete in 8-volumes. Printed in 1797. Bound in calf leather, gilded spines with raised hubs. Leather label, marbled end papers, rag paper, engraved frontisplate. 8.5 inches tall. In VERY GOOD condition, the leather is supple and fresh. The hinges are all attached, some light general rubs/wear, one of the leather labels is lacking. Printed on high quality rag paper that is very fresh bright and clean, appaears free of foxing, no writing. This is an exceptionally early set of Smollett's Works from the 18th century, in beautiful leather bindings.

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Bookseller
Merchants Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
2025
Title
TOBIAS SMOLLETT'S WORKS. Leather Library Set. Printed in 1797
Author
Smollett, Tobias
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Publisher
B. Law, J. Johnson, et al...
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1797
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Merchants Rare Books, established in 2003, buys and sells rare and antiquarian books, with an emphasis on first editions and fine antiquarian sets from the 17th - 19th centuries.

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