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On the Employment of Time : Three Essays

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Fully bound in leather with double gilt line decoration to the front and back boards. Gilt double lines on either side of 5 raised bands to the spine. Titlepiece 'ESSAYS ON TIME' second panel, oxblood/morocco. Edges of the boards are decorated with blind tooling. The book is dedicated to Lord Hardwicke, Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain. Previous owner's signature on the front flyleaf in black ink 'Blake 3s 3d 1750' and another previous owner's signature in a different hand 'Mr Blake' to the title page. Tbhe textblock has notes and marginalia throughout by KM. Two pages of advertisments to the read of the volume for books printed by John Whiston.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:1534
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Bolton, Robert
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