Common Failings (Anonymous) “A Person of Honour” ~ Reflections on Our Common Failings. Done Out of French, by a Person of Honour
G. Croom, for R. Smith, London 1701
First Edition. Contemporary, full panelled calf rebacked preserving most of the original spine, red calf label, Internally very clean and bright. 8vo. P:(xxii), 255, (vii) adverts. 24moA scarce compendium of ideas on man and woman's failings, gathered under twenty-two headings: vanity, affection, slander, manners of women, spightful and satyrick wit, persons living together, and exercise of wit. On the advertisement leaf the publisher gives his address "where you may have money for any parcel of books".
EDITION: First Edition
BINDING : Hardback
BOOK CONDITION: Very Good
JACKET: No Jacket
INVENTORY NUMBER: 108348