The Gentleman’s Magazine: and Historical Chronicle (For the Year MDCCLII, Volume XXII) [January to December]

Editions January to December (including Index and Supplement), [4], 612 pages, [20], 15 engraved plates with titles (including frontispiece, 3 folding plates, 4 hand coloured bird plates, The Windmill Fixed on Newgate, Map of the New Roads from Westminster Bridge), title page with central illustration (including engraving in text to first page of each monthly edition, tables and illustrations in text throughout), variety of subject matter (including Music, Meteorolical Diary, Price of Corn, Poetry, Sketches, Country News, Obituaries, Taxes), inscription to title page “Thomas Oakes Wright”, owner’s loose inserts (pencil sketches), fascinating contemporary record

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Author(s) Urban, Sylvanus
Illustrator(s) N/A
Publisher(s) Printed for Edward Cave
Published Date 1752
Signature Information N/A
Size quarto, 21.5 x 14 cms
Book Condition Much wear to covers, marking to endpapers, open tear to page 95 with piece missing, good condition
Jacket Condition N/A
Binding Calf with blindstamped decoration and rules to boards, raised bands to spine with gilt titles