This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1767 edition. Excerpt: ..., Ssiew hiriratfbs, my 'HamrrfeJjNaWe ftmJtotts fafferings., thesamfr'ooveY ty.and, o"aw, from which people now fly as they would from a plague, were once the desire of heroes, and the fashion of nations; and that thousands of patriots, .of captains, and philosophers, through a love of their country, ...
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1767 edition. Excerpt: ..., Ssiew hiriratfbs, my 'HamrrfeJjNaWe ftmJtotts fafferings., thesamfr'ooveY ty.and, o"aw, from which people now fly as they would from a plague, were once the desire of heroes, and the fashion of nations; and that thousands of patriots, .of captains, and philosophers, through a love of their country, or of glory, of applause during life, or distinction after death, have rejected wealth and pleasure, embraced want and hardship, and suffered more, from a voluntary mortification t: arid self-denial, than our church seems tb ': require in these days, for the conquest'of .sensual world into which we are fallen, and for entitling us to a crown in the kingdom of Eternity. So saying, Mr. Fenton got up from table, and observing that it Was late, wished 3Glement a good nightt iG 'ij '. 'm.Our hero was how eight years of age; and weekly and daily, continued to be exercised-in feats of bodily prowess and agility; and in acts of mental benevolence, and service to mankind: . '!. Mr.. Fenton had, already, provided ftfs favourite with a dancing-master, the most approved for skill in his profession; as also, with a noted fencing-master, Who further taught him the noble sciences of the cudgel and quarter-staff." He was i'"': ' 6 now now/on.thifiWebrfvrfjibe.i;iosti drstia-, gashed, ragH j fsrtbp aBeartgaedeai n t order to; a;6omplish our: hero/in vthe: mjifo teries of bruising, of wrelUiragyranti..dfi tripping; and having, in a shot time, procured the person defined i, he purchased! for. lus Harcy a jgtftU.xbufi beautiful Span. "qish jennet that was perfectly dresled, 'asl they eall it, or rid to the;manege; arid once in every week or fortnights.hfrififtn companied his darling to the riding.house, in Islington, where he sew him instructed in all..."
Good with no dust jacket. Volume II ONLY of a multi-volume set. Cover is moderately soiled and mildly worn. Gilt upper closed edge. Mild glue stains to pastedowns and endpages. Mildly age-toned text. Strong binding. A Little Store that's BIG on Service. Free Delivery Confirmation on every package.; The New pocket library; 875 pages.
427p. A navy blue cloth hardcover book in good condition. Many pages have small markings in the margins or very short underlined areas. Former owner's stamps on front endpaper and notes on rear endpaper. Spine is tanned and panels rubbed; the front has a few small air bubbles under the cloth. Otherwise, binding is tight. A good reading copy. No. 7 in the series titled LIBRARY OF EARLY NOVELISTS edited by E.A. Baker, whose account of Brooke's life is included in this volume. Preface by Charles Kingsley. Includes a foldout of Brooke's family tree.
New in New jacket. It is the reprint edition of the original edition which was published long back (1906). The book is printed in black on high quality paper with Matt Laminated colored dust cover. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. We tried to manage the best possible copy but in some cases, there may be some pages which are blur or missing or with black spots. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. Lang: -eng, Pages 496, Print on Demand.
George Routledge & Sons Ltd, London, UK, 1906. 1st Ed(AsSuch), Good, Hard Cover, Size=6."x8.5", 427pgs. EX-College Library with white spine library number, bookplate inside front cover, tiny bookseller sticker on front endpaper, library perforated stamp on Title Page, small ink library stamp on rear endpaper. Spine cloth frayed at edges, page ends browned, Biographical Preface by Charles Kingsley, M.A. & A New Life of the Author by E. A. Baker, M.A., o.w. a clean copy. 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES ALL ARE WELL PACKED WITH CARE!
Fair. No dust jacket. 1872. 427 pages. No dust jacket. Blue decorative cloth boards with gilt lettering. Pages are lightly tanned and thumbed at the edges, with some foxing. Some internal hinge cracking and a loose bind. Boards are mildly rub worn, with some light shelf wear to spine, edges and corners, corners are bumped with splitting to spine. Slight crushing to spine ends. Sunning to spine and edges. World of Rare Books Item ref. 1478600622CEB (Use this ID when enquiring about this item. )
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