Eloisa

Eloisa

£175.00

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Description

[002524] Rousseau, J.J.; [Kenrick, William Trans.]. Eloisa: Or, a Series of Letters Collected and Published. London: T. Becket, 1776. Reprint. 12mo. Full Calf. Good. Four volumes complete – Volume One – lxi, [1], 6pp, 291pp, [1]; Volume Two – [6], 285pp, [1]; Volume Three – [4], 295pp, [1] and Volume Four – [4], 252pp, [4]. Contemporary full calf, smooth backs divided into six panels by gilt rules, title labels to second panels, volume number lettered direct to fourth, remaining panels with central flower device and small flower head corner pieces.

Volumes one and two rebacked, volumes three and four chipped to spine ends, rubbed to extremities, some scuffing to covers, corners bumped. Lightly browned throughout, heavier browning to edges of endpaper, previous owners ink stamp to ffeps, half-titles and engraved frontispieces, loss to bottom corner of M5 of volume two (not affecting text), with the first half of signature N trimmed to fore-edge (again not affecting text). Each volume with an engraved frontispiece after Gravelot.

ESTC N828

£175.00