The works of Mr. Alexander Pope, in prose. Vol. II

Main Author: Pope, Alexander
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London Printed for J. and P. Knapton, C. Bathurse, and R. Dodsley 1741, M.DCC.XLI. [1741]
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Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:English Short Title Catalog, T225427. - Griffith, 529. - Letter LXXXVIII is printed on two pages, ending on p.171. - Of the 'Guardians', the first one in the large paper edition, dated "Monday, April 27, 1713" is not included. - Probably a preliminary state of the final edition. - Reproduction of original from British Library. - Teerink, 60A. - The 'Tracts of Martinus Scriblerus' are without a titlepage or bookseller's advertisement to the reader. - The factotums, head-pieces, and ornaments are different in places from the large paper edition, as on p.312, where there is a basket of flowers, instead of the Mercury, signed "W. Kent inv" in the large paper edition. - The titlepage and following leaf have horizontal chain lines. - This edition is without the half-title with the directions to the binder on verso, and 'The bookseller to the reader'. It also lacks letter LXXXIX, from the Earl of Orrery to Pope. - Titlepage in red and black
Physical Description:Online-Ressource ([12],108,85-171,[1];[3],300-312;70,[2];[3],190-248;[1],260-266;263-280;[3],244-257,[1]p) 2°