[RICHARDSON Samuel] The Correspondence of Samuel Richardson, Author of Pamela, Clarissa and Sir Charles Grandison
for Richard Phillips 1804
selected from the original manuscripts bequeathed by him to his family, to which are prefixed a biographical account of that author and observations on his writings by Anna Laetitia Barbauld, six volumes, contemporary full-leather, sensitively re-spined and re-cornered, decorated in gilt, leather labels, portrait frontispiece volumes I and VI, folding hand-coloured frontispiece volumes II and III, tinted frontispiece volume IV, folding facsimiles volumes V and VI, publisher’s catalogue volume VI, sprinkled edges, occasional off-setting, very good, a handsome set. Rodd armorial bookplate front pastedowns; first edition; 192, 340, 332, 379, 348 and 317 pages including list of plates