St. Martin's Press, 1973, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First
750 g.; (10) 178 pages (2), introduction by editor, a chronology 1714-1760 and index. Dark brown coloured boards with gilt titles to the back strip. Light age toning of the text block edges. Photographic dustwrapper, with cream coloured background, with black titles to the front panel and back strip. A little creasing to the dustwrapper edges and rubbing to the dustwrapper panels. Some fading to the back strip and to the top edges of the dustwrapper. " The Purefoy Letters provide a unique and fascinating picture of life in provincial England in the eighteenth century, a life full of human interest, lived far from the wars and battles that convulsed Europe and the political in-fighting that so fascinated London." -- From the front fold over panel blurb. This is the First USA Edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; 18th Century; History -- British; letters; Inventory No: 0110452.