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  • Epea Ptereonta, Or, The Diversions Of Purley, Tooke, John Horne
  • Epea Ptereonta, Or, The Diversions Of Purley, Tooke, John Horne
  • Epea Ptereonta, Or, The Diversions Of Purley, Tooke, John Horne
  • Epea Ptereonta, Or, The Diversions Of Purley, Tooke, John Horne
  • Epea Ptereonta, Or, The Diversions Of Purley, Tooke, John Horne

Author Name    Tooke, John Horne

Title   Epea Ptereonta, Or, The Diversions Of Purley

Binding   Leather

Book Condition   Very Good with no dust jacket

Edition   1st

Publisher   London Printed By Wm. Duane Private 1798-1805

Illustrator   Illustrated by William Kneass

Seller ID   38401

b/w; Duckworth Dragon Bookplate with spear. Full bound in sheep leather and ruled in gilt. Scattered foxing most notably to the tissue protector. Vol I 1786 and Vol II 1805. Firm copies. 8.75 x 10.75", 9 pounds. Horne resigned his benefice in 1773 and began the study of the law and philology. An accident, however, occurred at this moment which largely affected his future. His friend William Tooke purchased a considerable estate, including Purley Lodge, south of the town of Croydon in Surrey. Grammar of prepositions and conjunctions etc.

Price = 112.80 USD


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