ANONYMIANA; Or, Ten Centuries Of Observations On Various Authors And Subjects By A Late Very Learned And Reverend Divine (John Nichols "J.N." editor)

Printed By And For John Nichols And Son: London, 1809. Hardcover. Very Good. Item #22-4308

8.5 x 5", full brown leather with gilt stag/crown on covers, raised bands, gilt lettering on spine label, viii, 527pp including index. Attractively rebacked, covers well worn, scuffed/scraped, corners bumped/worn, replacement endpapers, inner hinges cracked else very good condition. Textblock tight. Some of the topics found in the 50 page index: April Foos, beer, bigamy, Charles II, fire-ball, gospellers, hair of women, herba digitalis, kissing a bride, peg-tankards, prostitutes, Romish missioners, strond cross, swimming of witches, vampires, witchcraft, zany. From the 'Advertisement': "It is only hoped that, in such a variety of Remarks and Observations, something will be found that may hit and please the taste of Readers of all descriptions and denominations.

Price: $195.00

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