Lot 83 of 428:
The Compleat Mendicant once attributed to Daniel Defoe  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$192
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
The Compleat Mendicant: Or, Unhappy Beggar. Being the Life of an Unfortunate Gentleman...

Author:

Place:
London

Publisher:
E Harris

Date:
1699

Description:

[iii-xxxii], 156 pp. Lacking advertisement leaf (A1) and two ad leaves at rear (L7-8). Errata leaf present. (8vo) 18x11.5 cm (7x4½") old paneled calf, later rebacking, endpapers renewed. First Edition.

Variously ascribed to Daniel Defoe and to Thomas Price; attribution to Defoe probably erroneous. Wing C 5646B. Etched bookplate of John Munks.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Boards worn; foxing and soiling throughout, some old markings within; good.


 
Item number:
284150
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