THE LIFE AND EXPLOITS OF THE INGENIOUS GENTLEMAN DON QUIXOTE DE LA MANCHA (2 Volumes, complete) Translated from the Original Spanish of Miguel Cervantes de Saaverdra by Charles Jarvis [Jervas], Esq. The Whole carefully revised and corrected, with a new Translation of the Poetical Parts by another Hand
Published by Printed for J. and R. Tonson and S. Draper in London 1749
The Second Edition 2 Volumes. 8vo. (approx. 20.5 x 12cm) hardbacks in full 18th Century calf with raised bands, gilt rules and numerals to spines and gilt borders to boards. 406pp. and 422pp. Both volumes illustrated with 12 copperplate engravings. A clean set with no previous owners' markings or inscriptions. Vol. II lacking ffep. Very occasional light foxing, mainly to prelims, and uniform browning to some pages. Some rubbing and light cracking to top surface of spines. Light wear to board edges. Overall a GOOD+ SET.