Letters Written by Sir W. Temple, Bart. and other Ministers of State, Both at Home and Abroad. Containing, an Account of the Most Important Transactions that pass'd in Cristendom from 1665 to 1672

Temple, William

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Sir William Temple had the fortune to become the patron of the young Jonathan Swift, who functioned as his secretary on and off for a period of some ten years. There was also a third volume of this title published three years later.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Published by Jonathan Swift; Printed for J. Tonson et a;
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Date Published: 1700
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    2 vols.: 520; 360 p. 20 cm. Frontispiece portrait. Full leather with blank impressing. Some rubbing to covers and edges, gilt wering off spines, corners worn. Vol. 1: spine label missing, hinges cracked, small hole in lower spine. Endpapers, frontispiece and title page spotted and water stained. Endpapers of Vol. 2 stained as well. Foxing.

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