The Sir Roger de Coverley Papers.

New York: The Heritage Press, [1945]. Hardcover. Illustrations by Gordon Ross. Prefatory notes by W.M. Thackeray. Small 4to. Deep burgundy cloth with gilt lettering, decorative paper over boards slipcase. xxviii, 198pp. Color frontispiece, 10 full-page color illustrations. Fine/very good. Mild slipcase edgewear and rubbing. Item #42345

A pristine and tight copy of this reprint edition, the "poor man's Limited Editions Club" reprint. These essays about a humorous English squire during the reign of Queen Anne first appeared in "The Spectator" in 1711-12.

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