FIRST COLLECTED EDITION, 8vo, pp. [iv], 2, [ii], xvii-xxxi, [i], xvi, 381, . The first two gatherings of the preface bound in reverse order. [Bound with:] A Translation of the passages from Greek, Latin, Italian, and French Writers, quoted in the Prefaces and Notes to the Pursuits of Literature; a poem, in four dialogues. Dublin: Printed for J. Milliken, 32, Grafton-Street. 1799. 8vo, pp. [iv], lxxv, [v], 104. Contemporary half vellum, marbled boards, black morocco label. One leaf with a closed tear through text (no loss), otherwise some light spotting, a faint dampmark to second work. Binding a bit rubbed, a few small stains. Armorial bookplates of Francis White Popham and William Bisset to front endpapers, ownership inscription of Bisset dated 1798 to title-page, small ink name to second flyleaf.