Oxford: D. Prince et J. Cooke, 1781.
529,  pp., +  pp. ads. 8vo. Contemporary full vellum in neo-classical style; spine with eight bands of gilt rolls and floral pattern, Grecian urn and laurel tool in five compartments and title and tail compartments stained blue; covers with wide double-ruled frame in gold and blue; decorated with blue inked designs of two figures in a country setting on front and urn on rear cover, a.e.g., marbled endpapers; FORE-EDGE PAINTING, possibly modern, under gilt of two anglers beside a river, one with rod in hand, with a bridge and ruin visible in the background; near fine. ESTC 138706. Item #236777
Fine neo-classical binding in the style, and contemporary with, the Edwards of Halifax, with a charming fore-edge fishing scene.
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