Letters...to George Montague, Esq. from the Year 1736, to the Year 1770. Now first published from the Originals, in the Possession of the Editor.

London: Rodwell and Martin, 1818. First Edition. hardcover. 446pp. 4to, contemporary polished calf, gilt back; hinge reinforced, lower margins of preliminary pages dampstained. London: Rodwell and Martin, 1818. First Edition. Very good. very good.

262 letters to an intimate friend; an important part of his great literary bequest. "For gossip, anecdote, epigram, description, illustration, playfulness, pungency, novelty, surprise, there is nothing quite like them in English..." DNB 632. Lowndes 2822.

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