8vo., 64p., new wrappers, slight soiling, professional restoration to title page, rather closely bound at inner margins. Quires B-D are in two different settings, and E-H in two different impositions. In this setting (probably the later), catchword on p. 3 is ¿Let¿. The imprint is false, the actual printer and publisher being William Faden and William Owen; about 1700 copies had been printed [under a variety of imprints] when Griffiths, Faden and Owen were examined over the libel in January 1746/7. - " Examinations of Griffiths, Faden and Owen in Public Record Office, State Papers 36, vol. 93, fols. 68, 72, 74 and 159. - Garland Facsimile attributes to John Burton, citing H&L. An unsympathetic treatment of the life, adventures, and crimes of Prince Charles Edward Stuart. According to some wrongly attributed to John Burton (1710-1771); for an account of this work, see Henrietta Tayler's "A Jacobite miscellany" (1948) p. 71-76. This work later appeared as Book II of a longer version. A scarce imprint. ESTC T22533. Codice inventario libreria
Titolo: Ascanius; or, the young adventurer, a true ...
Casa editrice: printed for G. Smith; and sold also by Mess. Grimky and Voguel, booksellers in Amsterdam; and by all other booksellers in Great-Britain, Ireland and Holland
Data di pubblicazione: 1746
Legatura: Modern Wrappers
Condizione libro: Good
Edizione: First Edition
Descrizione libro ReInk Books, 2017. Softcover. Condizione: NEW. Reprinted from 1746 edition. NO changes have been made to the original text. This is NOT a retyped or an ocr'd reprint. Illustrations, Index, if any, are included in black and white. Each page is checked manually before printing. As this reprint is from very old book, there could be some missing or flawed pages, but we always try to make the book as complete as possible. Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book. If the original book was published in multiple volumes then this reprint is of only one volume, not the whole set. This paperback book is SEWN, where the book block is actually sewn (smythe sewn/section sewn) with thread before binding which results in a more durable type of paperback binding. It can also be open wide. The pages will not fall out and will be around for a lot longer than normal paperbacks. This print on demand book is printed on high quality acid-free paper. Original publisher: Printed for G. Smith [1746?]. Codice articolo 155747603