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1 (Le Sage, Alain Rene; translated by Tobias Smollett) The Adventures of Gil Blas of Santillane. A New Translation, by the Author of Roderick Random. Adorned with Thirty-three Cuts, neatly engraved. In Four Volumes.
London Printed for T. Osborne (Et. Al. ) 1766 Third Edition Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Moderate wear and rubbing to edges of spine and boards. Chips between 1/8" and 3/8" in size to leather at corners of boards. 1/8" missing to leather at head of spine on Volume 2 and 4. Light to moderate vertical creases to spine leather. 2 1/2" split to tail of upper joint on Volume III, otherwise joints rubbed but still strong. Hinges cracked at endpapers on all volumes. Small chip and stain to spine label on Volume I. A few leaves protuding from text block in Volumes I and II, with worn margins. ; Four volumes. Contemporary full calf binding with gilt rule to spine and simple gilt border to boards.. Red spine labels. Pagination: xii, 312; iv, 263; vii, [1], 292; viii, 276 + frontispiece to each volume + plates. Page dimensions: 165 x 100mm.; 12mo 
Price: 506.25 NZD
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