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The Compleat English Gentleman, Edited for the First Time from the Author's Autograph Manuscript in the British Museum, Defoe, Daniel; Bülbring, Karl D.

Author Name    Defoe, Daniel; Bülbring, Karl D.

Title   The Compleat English Gentleman, Edited for the First Time from the Author's Autograph Manuscript in the British Museum

Binding   Buckram

Book Condition   Very Good Minus

Edition   First Edition Thus

Size   8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Publisher   London, England David Nutt 1890

Seller ID   006914

Presumed first printing of the first edition thus. Printed at the Ballantyne Press, London and Edinburgh. Quarter buckram spine in dark turquoise with gilt-stamped lettering, and boards in mustard-colored buckram. Light to moderate soiling and rubbing to the boards. Very gently bumped spine head and tail, with very lightly abraded corners. 9.25 x 6.25 inches. Text block firmly bound in. With lxxxiv plus 295 numbered pages. The laid paper stock somewhat age-darkened throughout. Else a very clean copy, and rather tight. Gently read. No remainder marks. No dust jacket present. A Very Good Minus copy. With extensive forewords and introduction.

Price = 60.00 USD


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