Addison, Joseph, 1672-1719, The works of the late Right Honorable Joseph Addison, Esq; , 1761
The works of the late Right Honorable Joseph Addison, Esq; : ... With a complete index.
- Additional Title(s):
- Birmingham : Printed by John Baskerville, for J. and R. Tonson, at Shakespear's Head in the Strand, London, 1761.
- Physical Description:
- 4 v. : ill. ; 31 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsPR3300 D61 1761+ OversizeYale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionView by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- With preface and ode on Addison by Thomas Tickell. Contains The drummer, not printed in his 1721 edition of Addison's works.
Engravings by John Miller and Charles Grignion; after Godfrey Kneller and Francis Hayman.
Imprint varies: v. 2-4 lack "London" in publisher's statement.
Divisional titles throughout the set.
Vol. 1 pagination: 1-538, 413- (with 525 for 537). Cf. Gaskell.
Gaskell, P. John Baskerville 17
English short title catalogue, T089166
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in gilt-stamped red morocco. Spine title: Baskerville Addison.
- Subject Terms:
- Baskerville, J. -- Printer.J. and R. Tonson -- Publisher.
- Wood engravings -- 1761.
- v. 1. Preface. Poems on several occasions. Rosamond. An essay on Virgil's Georgics. Cato. The drummer, or, The haunted house. Poemata. Dialogues upon the usefulness of ancient medals
- v. 2. Remarks on several parts of Italy, &c. The Tatler. The Spectator, no. 1-89
- v. 3. The Spectator, no. 90-506
- v. 4. The Spectator, no. 507-600. The guardian. The lover. The present state of war, and the necessity of an augmentation, considered. The Whig-examiner. The Free-holder. Of the Christian religion.
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