Lot 67 of 338:
The Way to the Temple of True Honor, 1773  

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

Title:
The Way to the Temple of True Honor and Fame by the Paths of HEROIC VIRTUE
Author:
Cook, W.
Place:
Devizes
Publisher:
T. Burrough
Date:
1773
Description:

4 volumes in 2. xxiv, 186, [2]; [4], 183, [3]: [4], 214, [2]; [4], 225, [2] pp. Engraved frontispieces. (12mo) 16.6x10.2 cm (6½x4"), cat's paw rebacked in calf with gilt lettered morocco spine labels.

Most eminent persons of both sexes, including Nimrod, Sappho, Leonidas, Solon et al.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Spines cracked or cracking, rubbing to edges and corners; volumes cracked internally with a few leaves starting; good.
 
Item number:
304765
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