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In our Catalogue this is Booknumber V74419

Author Britaine, W. de (name not on titlepage but signs dedication)
Title HUMAN PRUDENCE: or, the Art By which a Man may Raise Himself and His Fortune to Grandeur. Corrected and very much Englarged.
PlacePub London
Publisher Richard Sare 11th edition.
Date 1717
Description Duodecimo tan roan gilt ruled to covers (rebacked/tips worn). Titlepage (with ownership Lucy Glegg) in double ruled border +[4]pp Dedication +[2]pp Contents +254pp lacking last blank, last numbered page has Finis and nice tailpiece. Last 4 leaves with small corner loss not affecting any text. Pale foxing/browning mainly to edges throughout but a neat book of examples of coutesy, moral rectitude and courage.
Booknumber V74419
Price Price: GBP 65.00 or USD 82.00
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