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Volume 1. The Monthly Review. A Periodical Work, Giving an Account, with Proper Abstracts of, and Extracts from, the New Books, Pamphlets, &c. as they come out. Second Edition.

Description
This volume is half bound in leather, with marbled paper covered boards (French Curl on Wide Combed Pattern, although the variation on the rear board is slightly different) and also has vellum tips to the corners. Pasted onto the centre of the front paste-down is a previous owners bookplate depicting a Lion holding a buckle with underneath "Ferguson of Raith". Written in pencil to the foot of this page is "Vols 1-28 coll". Underneath the rear paste-down there appears to be a second book-plate, which is visible through the paste-down although illegible, also in Volumes 3 & 4 & 5 & 8.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:1108a
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Publisher
Griffiths, R
 
Date
1749
Dimensions
Width:
122 mm

Height:
201 mm