The Free-Holder, or Political Essays.

  • Addison, Joseph
  • London: Printed for D. Midwinter 1716
  • ESTC T40194.


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8vo, pp. [xii], 311, [1]. Contemporary calf, ruled in blind, red morocco label to spine. Light browning and soiling, a small wormhole to fore-margin of first 80 leaves. Binding lightly scratched, a little wear to joint ends. Early ink shelfmark to front endpaper.


The complete 55 numbers of the Free-Holder, one of several smaller-format printings in 1716 reproducing the original semi-weekly issues of 23rd December 1715 to 29th June 1716.

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