The Miscellaneous Works, in Verse and Prose, Of the Right Honourable Joseph Addison, Esq; in Three Volumes; With some Account of the Life and Writings of the Author by Mr. Tickell [provenance: Judge Augustus N. Hand]. Joseph Addison.
The Miscellaneous Works, in Verse and Prose, Of the Right Honourable Joseph Addison, Esq; in Three Volumes; With some Account of the Life and Writings of the Author by Mr. Tickell [provenance: Judge Augustus N. Hand]
The Miscellaneous Works, in Verse and Prose, Of the Right Honourable Joseph Addison, Esq; in Three Volumes; With some Account of the Life and Writings of the Author by Mr. Tickell [provenance: Judge Augustus N. Hand]

The Miscellaneous Works, in Verse and Prose, Of the Right Honourable Joseph Addison, Esq; in Three Volumes; With some Account of the Life and Writings of the Author by Mr. Tickell [provenance: Judge Augustus N. Hand]

Dublin: T. Walker, 1773. Hardcover. 3 volumes: xlvi, [2], 285, 3 p., frontispiece; iii, [1], 334 p., frontispiece and 2 leaves of engraved plates; 332, [4] p.: illustrations of medals; 17 cm. Contemporary calf with six spine compartments between raised bands. Red and dark green leather labels in second and third compartments with gilt-tooled titles and volume numbers. Gilt-tooled decoration in remaining compartments. List of children's books available at "Walker's little Book Ware-House" on 3 paginated pages following text in vol. 1. Publisher's catalog on 4 pages following text in vol. 3. Former owner inscription on front free endpaper of vols. 1 and 2: "Nellie Hopper 14 Dawson St. Dublin 1890." With: blue slip with "Gift" stamped in a corner and a typed note that these 3 volumes were from the library of Judge Augustus N. Hand 26 June 1967. Augustus Noble Hand (1869-1954) is best remembered as the judge who ruled that James Joyce' Ulysses was not obscene and therefore could be imported into the United States. A scarce edition. In Very Good- Condition; modern sensitive repairs to spines with japanese tissue; minor loss from a couple of labels and from board edges; pages and plates are clean and tight. Very Good -. Item #005612

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