The Roman History, from the Foundation of the City of Rome to the Destruction of the Western Empire.

GOLDSMITH, Oliver.

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Place Published: London
Publisher: S. Baker, G. Leigh, T. Davies & L. Davis

Description: 2 volumes. [ii], x, 487, [15]; [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
Binding: hardcover
Condition: very good(+)
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 167692


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Hello. The book was just delivered in Paris. Thank you so much for taking such care in the packing of it, it arrived in excellent condition. It may be hard to believe but not everyone is so attentive... W. R.
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