Letters concerning the English nation
Lettres philosophiques. English
Voltaire, 1694-1778Lockman, John, 1698-1771
Printed for C. Davis in Pater-Noster-Row, and A. Lyon in Russel-Street, Covent Garden
English literature18th centuryHistory and criticismGreat BritainIntellectual lifeReligion
 , 253,  p. ; 21 cm. (8vo)
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.
by Mr. de Voltaire.
PQ2086.L4 E5 1733