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A True Collection of the Writings of the Author of the True Born English-man. Second Edition, Corrected and Enlarg'd  by Himself

A True Collection of the Writings of the Author of the True Born English-man. Second Edition, Corrected and Enlarg'd by Himself

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A True Collection of the Writings of the Author of the True Born English-man. Second Edition, Corrected and Enlarg'd by Himself

by Defoe, Daniel

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London: Printed, and are to be Sold by most Booksellers in London and Westminster. , 1705. Vol. 1: The second edition corrected and enlarg'd by himself. originally published 1703 in a pirated edition (cf. Preface of v. 1). With engraved portrait of Defoe by Van der Gucht after L. Tavernier. (24), 470 pages. First edition of the first authorised collection of his works. Lacking Volume II, wich according to the Maggs catalogue of 1929 "is excessively rare." In contemporary calf embossed in blind, Good, the front board detached, the first two blanks detached from binding, old damping at the bottom 3rd of all pages, 2 prior owner names front end page , one contemporary (ink) and 1 modern(pencil). loss of leather at bottom corners both covers. Uncommon. . Calf. Good/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Bookseller
Dale Steffey Books, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
009872
Title
A True Collection of the Writings of the Author of the True Born English-man. Second Edition, Corrected and Enlarg'd by Himself
Author
Defoe, Daniel
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - Good
Jacket Condition
No Jacket, As Issued
Publisher
Printed, and are to be Sold by most Booksellers in London and Westminster.
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1705
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9&f
Weight
0.00 lbs
Bookseller catalogs
World History; Political Science; Eighteenth Century;

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