Titles continue: "The First Part. Containing I. A Survey of the Constitutions and Interests of the Empire, Sweden, Denmark, Spain, Holland, France and Flanders; with their Relation to England, in the Year 1671. II. An Essay upon the Original and Nature of Government. III. An Essay upon the Advancement of Trade in Ireland. IV. Upon the Conjuncture of Affairs in October, 1673. V. Upon the Excesses of Grief. IV. (sic) An Essay upon the Cure of the Govt by Moxa. The Second Part. In Four Essays. I. Upon Antient and Modern Learning. II. Upon the Gardens of Epicurus. III. Upon Heroick Virtue. IV. Upon Poetry. The Third Part. Containing I. An Essay on Popular Discontents. II. An Essay upon Health and Long Life. III. A Defence of the Essay upon Antient and Modern Learning. With some other Pieces."
Publisher: Jacob Tonson et al; Ri Simpson & Ra. Simpson; Jonathan Swift & Benjamin Tooke
Date Published: 1701-05
Place Published: London
Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket: No
Jacket Condition: n/a
Details: First Part is a Fourth Edition, 1705. Second Part is a Fifth Edition, 1705. Third Part a First Edition published 1701. 2 books: 232, 365; 368 p. 19 cm. Full leather with blank impressing. Both volumes professionally and attractively respined. Bumped corners. Small reference labels on front pastedowns. Parts I-II: front free endpaper torn, owner's signature on front free endpaper, armorial bookplate for Ilchester, stain on p. 75 bottom corner in Second Part and a tiny chip in edge of p. 217. Part III has worm holes in front endpapers.