Lot 7 of 455:
Collected works of John Armstrong, physician and poet  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$120
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Miscellanies
Author:
Armstrong, John
Place:
London
Publisher:
T. Cadell
Date:
1770
Description:

2 volumes. Volume 1: vii, 216 pp.; Volume 2: iv, 270 pp. (8vo) 17.5x10.5cm (6¾x4"),  modern maroon morocco, gilt decorated and lettered spines. First Edition. 

A collection of almost all the works of John Armstrong (1708-1799), the Scottish physician and poet who is best remembered for his long poem, The Art of Preserving Health. Included here is a previously unpublished play and his articles and essays from the Critical Review, written under the pseudonym Sir Lancelot Temple.  

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Small scuff on rear bottom edge of volume 1; very good.
 
Item number:
250138a
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