REMARKS ON SEVERAL PARTS OF ITALY, &C. IN THE YEARS 1701, 1702, 1703.

London: Printed for Jacob Tonson, 1705. [12],534,[10pp. Octavo. Contemporary paneled calf, rebacked and recornered to approximate style late in the 20th century, spine gilt extra, gilt label. Illustrations in text. Some marginal foxing, with marginal discolorations at top and lower edge to the first dozen leaves, and to the gutter in the last third of the text block, some light pencil annotations, otherwise a sound copy, with the half-title. Item #WRCLIT73131

First edition of Addison's widely read and frequently reprinted, somewhat dispassionate account of his travels, undertaken as a part of a subsidized tour of the continent in order to perfect his language skills and equip himself for diplomatic service. ESTC T74575. NCBEL II:1100.

Price: $275.00