An Essay Towards Fixing the True Standard of Wit, Humour, Raillery, Satire, and Ridicule. To Which is added, an analysis of the characters of an humourist, Sir John Falstaff, Sir Roger de Coverly , and Don Quixote.


75 pages with 34 page dedication to Robert Earl of Orford, 2 page publishers catalogue, and a 32 page introduction

1 in stock


Author(s) Morris, Corbyn
Illustrator(s) N/A
Publisher(s) Published by J. Robinson & W. Bickerton
Published Date 1744
Signature Information N/A
Size Octavo (over 7-10 inches tall)
Book Condition Disbound from a larger volume with fragments of leather remaining at spine, lacks title page, first dedication page creased with two inch tear at top margin and a small hole, final page missing top corner, page 19/20 bound back to front, good + condition
Jacket Condition N/A
Binding N/A