Remarks On The Life and Writings Of Dr. Jonathan Swift, Dean of St. Patrick's, Dublin, In a Series of Letters From John Earl of Orrery to his Son, the Honourable Hamilton Boyle. John Boyle Orrery, , 5th Earl of Cork.

Remarks On The Life and Writings Of Dr. Jonathan Swift, Dean of St. Patrick's, Dublin, In a Series of Letters From John Earl of Orrery to his Son, the Honourable Hamilton Boyle

London: A. Millar, 1852. First edition. Hardcover. 339 [7]. 20 x 12 1/2 cm. Engraved frontispiece of Swift. Index. The author, friend to Swift, Pope and Samuel Johnson is not always kind to his subject here when describing the latter's personal manners and habits. Basically clean internally, one small margin note in a contemporary hand. Bound by Lloyd of London, raised bands, spine panels richly gilt, spine labels lettered in gilt. 19th century three quarter brown calf and light brown cloth. All edges yellow. Near fine. Item #18704

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