Letters to a Young Lady. John BENNETT.

Letters to a Young Lady

Philadelphia: A. Finley, 1818. Reprint. 16mo (14cm). Contemporary American tree calf; gilt decorations to spine and board edges; morocco spine label; 332pp, with engraved half-title present. Contemporary bookplate inside front cover (Frances Paca Dallam, of the prominent Maryland family); 4-pp publisher's catalog at rear. A trim, pretty little volume, clean and tight with just a bit of scattered foxing to text. Attractive American edition of this standard volume of moral advice for girls, written in epistolary form, first published in 1789 (London).

Price: $100.00

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