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Catalogue of Antiquarian Books 1700-1900

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In our Catalogue this is Booknumber V72224

Author Law,William (1686-1761)
Title REMARKS UPON A LATE BOOK, ENTITULED, THE FABLE OF THE BEES, or Private Vices, Publick Benefits. In a Letter to the Author. To which is added, A Postscript, containing an Observation or two upon Mr. Bayle.
PlacePub London
Publisher William & John Innys the West-end of St.Paul's
Date 1726
Illustrations Decorative headpiece of St. Paul's.
Description Octavo roan gilt ruled on 5 raised bands (rebacked /tips worn) Titlepage +106pp + [4]pp Innys' book list. Inner hinge strengthened else a very neat clean tight edition. *An attack on Bernard de Mandeville's Fables of the Bees dealing with Vices & ethics of the time. This is the third edition (first was 1724) with the 1762 edition by a different publisher wrongly also called the third.
Booknumber V72224
Price Price: GBP 170.00 or USD 221.00
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