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THE BRITISH REGISTER; or The History of England both Antient and Modern Epitomiz'd in Three Parts by Way of Familiar Dialogues, between Tutor and Pupil, Attempted for the Use of Children advanc'd in years. Embellished with the Heads of Thirty Kings &c. neatly Engrav'd on copper plates. Price 12 Pence.
164 pages. Engraved frontispiece, title, dedication leaf, and six other engraved plates. Original Dutch floral boards. First edition. Spine expertly restored; rear endpapers replaced; short repaired tear to blank rector of one plate; some juvenile pencil scribble; else an excellent copy contained in a morocco-backed gilt box. Names of Stephen Lovejoy 1753, to endpaper. Not in the British Library and, seemingly known by two copies only; Opie and Cotsen. The former lacks a plate, and the latter
      [Bookseller: David Miles]
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