Le ministre de Wakefield, histoire supposée écrit par lui-même.

GOLDSMITH Oliver (1767 [1768])


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2 volumes in one 8vo (182 x 120mm.) [8] 207 [2], 190pp. Contemporary patterned paper boards, spine with manuscript label (some wear to extremities).

Londres et se trouve à Paris, Desaint & Pissot,

Resetting of the first French edition of The Vicar of Wakefield, published in English in 1766 and one of the most popular of all eighteenth-century English novels. The translation is generally attributed to Madame de Montesson (as well as Rose and Charlos), and was reprinted more than once. 

A fine uncut copy with wide margins.

ESTC N5792. 

Stock Code: 45280

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