Here is a nice Edition of this book being the classic, "Essays of Michael Seigneur de Montaigne" written by that party and then rendered into English by Charles Cotton. Would make a great gift for a special occasion, or keep it for yourself!
This book is entitled, "Essays of Michael Seigneur de Montaigne". Written by Michael Seigneur de Montaigne and rendered into English by Charles Cotton. This book was issued in in 1693. Was printed for T. Bassett and M. Gilliflower in London.
There is no dust cover with this book, not sure if there was originally or not. The cut pages are smooth cut on the top, bottom and sides. There are no illustrations in the book.
The front and rear covers are still securely attached to the book. Brown cloth and leather hard covers on the front and back.
No musty or mildewy smell. Some minor spotting to the first few pages. No foxing or brown spotting, or moldiness. Some rub along the edges and minor loss of finish to the covers. Ones set of 4 pages is pulled away from the spine, still with the book. Faint writing on the inside of the back cover. The spine finish and back cover are still together, but pulled away from the pages.
The book is 7" tall, by 4-7/8" across, by 1.5" wide. The book is 555 pages in length. Let us know if you have any questions or need additional pictures. Don’t be shy to make an offer, we are always open to reasonable suggestions.
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