The Letters of Sir Thomas Fitzosborne, on Several Subjects


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Sir Thomas Fitzosborne is the pseudonym of William Melmoth (c.1710-1799), author and translator. These letters are a series of short essays to various individuals in which he discusses topics such as friendship, poetry, marriage, and interestingly, "cruelty to insects" (p.69).

Publication Info

  • Publisher: R. and J. Dodsley
  • Edition: Sixth Edition
  • Date Published: 1763
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Very Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    xii, 452 p. 22 cm. Black and red title. Full leather. Corners slightly bumped. Some cracking at hinges. Pencil notes on endpapers, title page, and page opposite. Endpapers slightly discoloured but text is clear and bright.

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