Burke, A Philosophical Enquiry into the Origin of Our Ideas of the Sublime and B…
Burke, A Philosophical Enquiry into the Origin of Our Ideas of the Sublime and B
Burke, Edmund. A Philosophical Enquiry into the Origin of Our Ideas of the Sublime and Beautiful. With an Introductory Discourse concerning Taste; and several other Additions. A New Edition. London, Vernor, Hood, Rivington et al, 1798. 21 x 13 cm. xvi, 342 pages. Engraved Frontispiece, showing Edmund Burke. Contemporary tree calf. Red spine label with title in gilt. Speckled edges. Near fine condition. Minor shelfwear, rubbing and bumping. Edges and end paper age darkened. Tiny Ex Libris with the initials T.G. on front paste down. Losely inserted newspaper article (10th July 1897 – Centenary of Burke’s Death). Tiny ink spot on verso of frontispiece. Ink from frontispiece transferred to title page (see image). Internally a particularly clean and crisp copy!
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