Marshall's Abridgement of ENGLISH HISTORY. Embellished with a variety of Historical Engravings. 1802.
Title Marshall's Abridgement of ENGLISH HISTORY. Embellished with a variety of Historical Engravings.
Published London. John Marshall. No date [ circa 1802].
Stock Code 13914
Description 12 leaves each printed on one side only, and each bearing an engraving with text beneath. Lacks original wrappers; bound in later half calf gilt over marbled boards. 126 x 109 mm. First edition thus. Some slight cropping to headlines; else a very good copy of rare title, Worldcat recording one copy only. The rhymes based on Richard Johnson's Most famous history of the seven champions of Christendome, the earliest known version of which was published in 1596
£495.00