Sir Richard Steele, Mr Congreve, Sir John Vanburgh,
Title The Funeral or Grief a La Mode , a Comedy By Sir Richard Steele, the Double Dealer a Comedy By Mr Congreve , the Relapse or Vitue in Danger a Comedy By Sir John Vanbrugh.
Binding Full Brown Calf.
Book Condition Good
Edition First Edition Thus
Size 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall
Publisher Rowes Head, The Dolphin & Crown Addisons Head, et Various Including Jacob Tonson , W Feales R Wellington, C Corbett J Brindley A Bettesworth, F Clay , B Wellinton 1735
Illustrator Illustrated with Engraved Frintices
Seller ID 003629
Another scarce volume of early English plays (please see our catalogue no on ABE 003628 for a matching volume, ) Bound in full calf some damage to the leather general wear and some tears spine shows it is split in the middle but strings are holding hinges starting but holding well gilt title and embelishments to the compartments faded to almost gone strips of leather missing on the boards not but still too bad with polish on. First play the funeral by Sir Richard Steele 93pp. Next the Gentleman Dancing Master 1735 by Mr Congreve, 118 pp. next the Double Dealer by Mr Congreve 1735, 107pp. Lastly the Relapse or viture in danger by SirnJohn Vanbrugh 1740, Sir John Vanbrugh Designed Blenham palace 206pp. all with an epligue all with an engraved frontise plate all comedys. Fine book plate of Sir John Reade.