“Sylvanus Urban” [Edward Cave]: The Gentleman’s Magazine and Historical Chronicle , Volume VIII (1738)
Stock No. 1171BS
London, Edward Cave. 8º (206 x 125 mm.), pp. , 699, , [18 (index)]. The 1738 volume, the first to which Johnson contributed in the form of preface, Parliamentary reports, and verse, in a fine modern half calf binding with morocco lettering-pieces, plain endpapers, original speckled edges to textblock. Contents clean and in very good state.