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    First Edition of Chesterfield's Letters

    Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of Chesterfield. Letters Written by the Late Right Honourable Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of Chesterfield, to His Son, Philip Stanhope, Esq [....] Together with Several Other Pieces on Various Subjects. London: J. Dodsley, 1774.

    First edition. Two quarto volumes. vii, 568; 606 pages. Frontispiece. Errata sheet at end of volume two.

    Contemporary full tree calf binding over boards. Gilt fillets to boards. Professionally rebacked in tan morocco; leather title labels with gilt lettering. Corners bumped. Minor marring to boards. Contemporary armorial bookplate of Dacre on front pastedowns. Very good condition.


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