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Title: The Weekly Magazine, or Edinburgh Amusement. Containing, The Essence of all the Magazines, Reviews, Etc. With a variety of Original pieces by Men of Literature, both in Prose and Verse. Also Extracts from New Publications of Merit, on whatever ......
Description: Edinburgh, Wal., and Tho. Ruddimans, 1773; 1st edition,. Hardback. Good condition. 416pp. Containing, The Essence of all the Magazines, Reviews, Etc. With a variety of Original Pieces by Men of Literature, both in Prose and Verse. Also Extracts from New Publications of Merit, on whatever Subject of Science. Being an entertaining Record of the Writings and Transactions of the Times. A selection of magazines including some from October 1773, November 1773 & December 1773. Attractive label on front pastedown for Dalkeith Subscription Library . Light ink name & land numbers on free front endpaper, small hole in middle of page . Volume number rubbed on title page. 1/3rd of the index page torn off. History index complete including North America 1773, Scotland 1773, England 1773 and much more. Includes a mention of the Proculation for selling certain lands in Georgia, Tea shipped for Philadelphia & Boston with an extract of a letter from New York, Sept. 27. to a merchant in Philadelphia & also an extract of a letter from Philadelphia, dated October 16, to a merchant at Boston, in New England concerning the destination of chests of tea. Very worn covers with leather spine which has 5 raised bands. Binding tight & firm. Hard to find giving a fascinating insight to history.
Keywords: History Rare Boston tea party 18th century Edinburgh Amusement
Price: GBP 245.00 = appr. US$ 349.86 Seller: Wheen O' Books
- Book number: 18761
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