The Adventurer.

Hawkesworth, John ed.

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Place Published: London
Publisher: Law, Dodsley
Date Published: 1797

Description: 4 vols. Frontispiece portrait of John Hawkesworth and 3 other plates. 12mo, full contemporary mottled calf, (worn, spine labels chipped, hinge strengthened). London: B. Law, J. Dodsley et al, 1797. Very good.

Comments: An edition of the 1752-54 semi-weekly periodical with John Hawkesworth, Samuel Johnson, Richard Bathurst, and Joseph Warton as the principal contributers. "The papers with the signatures of T. are by Dr. Johnson." Halkett & Laing I 38. Lowndes 13.

Binding: hardcover
Condition: very good
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 22358


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