The Roman History, from the Foundation of the City of Rome to the Destruction of the Western Empire.
Place Published: London
Publisher: S. Baker, G. Leigh, T. Davies & L. Davis
Description: 2 volumes. [ii], x, 487, ; [ii], vi, 501, xi pp. 8vo, handsomely bound in older calf-backed marbled boards with burgundy leather labels (light edgewear; and toning). London: Printed for S. Baker, G. Leigh, T. Davies & L. Davis, 1769. First edition. Vry good (+).
Comments: Scarce. A very good(+) copy of the true first printing, with the mis-paginations in second volume. The book is written in uncomplicated style and was quite popular, going through numerous printings in short order. -Williams 145-146. Volume I: History of the Commonwealth of Rome. Volume II: History of the Empire of Rome.Edition: First Edition
Condition: very good(+)
Book ID: 167692