Letters concerning the English nation
by Mr. de Voltaire.
Printed for C. Davis in Pater-Noster-Row, and A. Lyon in Russel-Street, Covent Garden
English literature18th centuryHistory and criticismIntellectual lifeReligionGreat Britain
First edition, translated by John Lockman. The Letters were first published in French in the following year, 1734. cf. Bengesco, G. Voltaire, v. 2, p. 9-14.
The ornaments are those used by William Bowyer. Cf. ESTC.
Title vignette; tail-pieces.
Page  at end blank.
Leaves A4 and G3 are cancels.
Includes "A letter concerning the burning of Altena, as related in the History of Charles XII. King of Sweden": p. -253.
Errata at foot of p.  at end.
Advertisements: p. - at front.
ASC: from the Yolton Library Rare Book Collection.
Translation of: Lettres philosophiques.
 , 253,  p. ; 21 cm. (8vo)
PQ2086.L4 E5 1733