Dublin: George Faulkner, 1746. Octavos, 8 volumes; VG; slightly acid-washed brown leather boards, re-backed with new spines, brown leather with paneled spines, black label spine and gilt lettering; boards have a double-ruled gilt border, gilt roll to board edges; marbled text blocks, endpapers; moderate rubbing and bumping to boards; frontispiece to volumes 1, 2, 3, and 4.; some pencil writing to endpapers; name to title page of all volumes;
The general title page is dated 1746; the separate title-pages to volumes 5 and 6 is 1741, volumes 1 and 4 is 1742, volume 3 is 1743, volume 2 is 1744, volume 8 is 1746, volume 7 is 1751,
TB consignment; shelved above General American History.
Shelved Dupont Bookstore
The imprints of volumes 1-7 have the "M" larger than the other letters in the dates. Volume 8 is the same height Teerink-Scouten’s "second issue" of vol. 8 has the imprint date letters in the same height - cf t228839.;
ESTC Citation No. T52746;