THE LIFE AND PERAMBULATION OF A MOUSE. In Two Volumes.
London: Printed & Sold by John Marshall, No. 4 Aldermary Church Yard in Bow Lane & No. 17, Queen Street, Cheapside. (Price Sixpence in Gilt Paper.) No date [circa 1790]. Vol’ I: 91 pages. Vol’ II: 84 pages. Illustrated with an engraved frontispiece and cuts throughout the text in each volume. Two volumes bound as one in untitled quarter calf gilt over marbled paper-covered boards. Trimmed a close to the running title in places with some loss; title-pages a little marked; small loss from two blank margins, just affecting text; else a very good set. Rare. ESTC notes two issues of this edition: one with catchword on page 15 of volume one being ‘the’; and the other, as in this copy, the catchword being, ‘colours.’ The first edition of volume I, published as being complete in itself, was first issued in 1783.