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2 vols. Hardback, 8.5 x 5.5 inches. Quarter bound calf leather to spines and corners, marbled paper boards. Raised banding and gilt decoration to spine, red and black leather spine labels. In very good conditions. Contemporary leather binding to spines, professionally relaid onto original boards. Small chips to corners, Some minor rubbing to boards and edges. Some minor foxing to endpapers, neat inscription to rear of frontis plates “Susanna Coles.” Some areas of minor darkening to pages, some marks to p330 vol.1, some foxing around p150 v.2., else very clean and tight copies. 485 & 452pp. Each volume illustrated with an engraved B&W frontis plate by M. Brown.
Title: The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, Of York, Mariner: Who lived Eight and Twenty Years all alone in an uninhabited island, on the coast of America, near the mouth of the Great River Oroonoque; having been cast on shore by shipwreck, wherein all the men perished but himself; with an account how he was at last strangely delivered by Pirates. In Two Volumes.
Categories: Illustrated Books,
Publisher: London, Printed at the Logographic Press, sold by J. Walter, 1785:
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Seller ID: 82355
Keywords: Illustrated Books Illustrated Books, robinson crusoe, Defoe, Strange Surprising Adventures, shipwreck, Logographic Press, J. Walter, 1785, 2 vols,