Epistles, Elegant, Familiar, & Instructive


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"Selected from The Best Writers, Ancient as well as Modern; intended for the Improvement of Young Persons,and for General Entertainment: being a proper Supplement to Extracts in Prose, & in Poetry." Letters from Alexander Pope to William Congreve; letters of Cicero translated; Sir Walter Raleigh to James I; etc.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Messrs. Rivingtons et al
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1791
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Ex library - good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    2 vols.: iv, [12], 420; 421-776 p. 25 cm. Title page vignette in first volume. Full tree leather with gold trim to edges. Colourful marbled endpapers. Spines worn with chipped labels. Labels state "5" and "6" although the complete set of 4 parts is in these two volumes. Corners worn. Foxing is mainly to title and first and last pages. Small reference labels on front pastedowns.

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