A NEW HISTORY OF ENGLAND; from the Invasion of JULIUS CÆSAR to the End of George the IId. Adorned with CUTS of all the Kings and Queens who have reigned since the Norman Conquest.
London: T. Carnan and F. Newbery, junior, at No. 65, in St. Paul’s Church Yard, (but not for F. Newbery, at the Corner of Ludgate Street, who has no Share in the late Mr. John Newbery’s Books for Children.). Price Sixpence. 1777. [iv], 188 pages. Illustrated throughout with woodcuts. Bound in nineteenth century half calf gilt over marbled boards. 96 x 69 mm. A very small hole is present in one leaf; title a little dust-soiled; boards rubbed; else a very good copy. Roscoe J258(8). The verso of the title contains the famous diatribe against Francis Newbery, John Newbery’s nephew.
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