The Preceptor: Containing A General Course of Education. Wherein The First Principles Of Polite Learning Are Laid Down In A Way most suitable for trying the Genius, and advancing the Instruction of Youth, Volume I. and II.


414 pages and 560 pages, Volume 1 with 31 plates including 5 coloured maps and one black and white folding map of Great Britian, Volume 2 with 5 black and white plates, four on natural history and the frontispiece, in total there are 36 plates,many folding

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Author(s) Dodsley, R
Illustrator(s) N/A
Publisher(s) Published by J. Dodsley
Published Date 1775
Signature Information N/A
Size Octavo
Book Condition Front board of volume 2 detached and text block split into two parts, other boards loosely attached, chipped at head and tail of spines, spines darkened, boards lightly stained, bookplate on front pastedown of volume 2, frontispiece detached in volume 1, folding plates a little creased, one torn in two parts, some light tanning and offsetting of print from plates, text clean, books in fair condition
Jacket Condition N/A
Binding Full brown calf with gilt titles on red leather spine labels, 5 raised bandss