The Life of Erasmus. Erasmus, John Jortin.
The Life of Erasmus
The Life of Erasmus

The Life of Erasmus.

London: Printed for J. Whiston and B. White, in Fleet-Street, MDCCLVIII-MDCCLX.

First Edition. Mezzotint frontispiece portrait by Houston after Hans Holbein of Erasmus and six copper-engraved plates of facsimile autographs of Erasmus and his contemporaries. vi, [2], 631 [2, corrigenda and ads][3] leaves of plates;; [1]; [4], 753, [1] [4] leaves of plates)pp. Preface signed: John Jortin. Title pages in red and black. 2 vols. 4to. Contemporary speckled calf, spine laid down. Nice copy. ESTC N492961. Item #313598

Volume 2 title page: The life of Erasmus. Vol. II.
A different issue than ESTC T146995, which does not have volume statement on title pages and has the second volume dated 1760.
THIS ISSUE IS MUCH RARE ACCORDING TO ESTC WHICH LOCATES ONLY 1 COPY (Oxford).

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