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Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
1719 Cervantes Don Quixote J Ozell 4th Ed London 16 plates 4 volumes mixed Eds.
London: Peter Motteux, 1719. see item description. Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra Don Quixote de la Mancha in four volumes NOTE:THIS SET CONSISTS OF ALL 4 VOLUMEs BUT V.3 IS A LATER 7th (1743) EDITION. Written in Spanish by Cervantes and translated by several hands, published by Peter Motteux and adorned with new sculptures This Fourth Edition carefully revised and compared with the best edition of the original printed at Madrid by J Ozell Volumes 1,2,4 Printed by R Knaplock, D. Midwinter, J. Tonson, and W. Churchill and to be sold by J Brotoherton and W Meadows at the Black Bull in Cornhill MDCCXIX (1719) The 1719 group of volumes 1, 2, and 4 of the 4, in full original leather with 5 raised bands. Volumes I II IV with a total of 16 full page woodcuts. Dated "J. Ozell June 27th 1718 in the preface page advertisement. Wear and scuffing to leather, some splitting to the top and bottom of the spine outer hinges. Faint number on spine compartments but no titles. Corners bumped and worn, gilt ruled lines around board edges worn. Old ownership on pastedowns, and the expected staining to pastedowns around the perimeter that has then lightly affected the FFEP and LFEP. Some occasional staining and/or foxing to contents pages. Good impression for both type and illustrations. SEE PHOTOS. Volumes are worn and hinges somewhat weakened but holding well. Written in Spanish by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra Translated by Several Hands and published by the late Mr. Motteux Adorn'd with new sculptures. The Seventh Edition Revise'd a-new and corrected rectify'd and fill'd up, in numberless place … [Click Below for Full Description]
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