Reading Speaking Correctly 18th Century 2 leather books 1780s Newburyport LondonBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Reading & Speaking correctly in 18th century. Two antiquarian books, both issued in late 1700's..
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The Art of Speaking. 1782, Newburyport, Mass, John Mycall. Defective, lacking 2 pages and one page incomplete. Original period full calf leather binding, binding remains sound. Text well thumbed and consulted, signatures protruding.
Lectures on the Art of Reading, by Thomas Sheridan, A.M.
1781, London, C. Dilly. Period full calf leather binding. Joints cracked, covers now held by binding cords.Text block remains sound & tight.
Smallest book measures: 8" H X 5 3/8" W.
Largest book measures: 8 1/2" H X 5 1/2" W.
Set along the shelf measures: 2 3/4".