The Adventurer.

London: Law, Dodsley, 1797. hardcover. 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.

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.

Price: $250.00

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