Item #378375 The works of Monsieur Boileau : Made English from the last Paris edition, by several hands. To which is prefix'd his life, written to Joseph Addision, Esq; by Mr. Des Maizeaux. And some account of this translation by N. Rowe, Esq; Adorn'd with cuts. Nicolas Boileau-Despréaux.

The works of Monsieur Boileau : Made English from the last Paris edition, by several hands. To which is prefix'd his life, written to Joseph Addision, Esq; by Mr. Des Maizeaux. And some account of this translation by N. Rowe, Esq; Adorn'd with cuts

London : printed for E. Sanger at the Post-House, and E. Curll at the Dial and Bible, both in Fleet-Street, 1712. Early Edition. Good copy in modern gilt-blocked raw linen. Professionally recased with the original spine laid back; very impressively finished. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Item #378375

Physical description; 1 v.,plates : port ; 8°. Subjects; Boileau-Despréaux, Nicolas 1636-1711 Biography. Boileau Despréaux, Nicolas 1636-1711 ; Early works to 1800. Longinus 1st cent. ; Early works to 1800. French literature ; Early works to 1800. French literature. Fiction History and criticism ; Early works to 1800.

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