Life Instruction for Young Men & Ladies 1708-9 leather book Darrell Advice in ConductBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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A Gentleman Instructed In the Conduct of a Virtuous and Happy Life. (bound with) A Supplement to the First Part of the Gentleman Instructed with a Word to the Ladies.
1709, London, E. Smith. [by William Darrell]. Fourth Edition.
pp. 164; 244.
Period full calf leather. Binding in poor condition. Front cover detached and worn along edges, spine gilt well worn and chipped. Internally sound & sewn as issued, lacks blank fly leaves. (great candidate for re-backing).
Early printing of this advice/ guidance classic which went through numerous editions and was translated into other languages. Priced to reflect condition.
Book measures: 6 5/8" H X 4" W.