Lot 57 of 459:
The Art of Speaking 1768  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$120
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
The Art of Speaking
Author:
[Burgh, James]
Place:
London
Publisher:
Printed for T. Longman and J. Buckland, et al.
Date:
[1768]
Description:

 [2], 373, [17] + 2 ad pp. Bound without the half-title. (8vo) 19x12.5 cm (7.5x5"), recent period style brown half calf and marbled boards, red leather spine label, gilt rules and lettering. Bound without the half-title. Second Edition.

 

 A popular 18th century work on the art of oratory. This second edition published seven years after the first of 1761.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Scattered light foxing. a bit of residue on front pastedown where perhaps a plate has been removed; very good.
 
Item number:
291387
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