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image of Quin’s Jests; or, the Facetious Man’s Pocket-Companion. Containing every Species of Wit, Humour, and Repartee, with a Compleat Collection of Epigrams, Bon-Mots, &c, &c.

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Quin, James, Quin's Jests; or, the Facetious Man's Pocket-Companion. London, S. Bladon, 1766. [James Quin] Quin's Jests; or, the Facetious Man's Pocket-Companion. Containing every Species of Wit, Humour, and Repartee, with a Compleat Collection of Epigrams, Bon-Mots, &c, &c. London: Printed for S. Bladon, in Pater-noster-Row, MDCCLXVI [1766]. First edition. [ii; blank leaf; ii], 104 pages] 12mo; 18 cm… Read more
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image of Bertram; or, the Castle of St. Aldobrand, an Italian Tale, on Which Is Founded One of the Best Tragedies of Modern Times.

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[Byron] Maturin, Rev. Robert Charles, Bertram; or, the Castle of St. Aldobrand, an Italian Tale, on Which Is Founded One of the Best Tragedies of Modern Times. London: Printed for the Booksellers, Price Sixpence, no date, [1816]. Crown 8vo. 27 pages. Hand-colored frontispiece of "Mr. Kean as Count Bertram," a colored vignette on the title page, "Bertram's Shipwreck." A… Read more
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