ELOSIA, by Jean-Jacques Rosseau - 1784 [Vols. I & II]


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ELOSIA by Jean-Jacques Rosseau - 1784 Vols. I and II

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Elois: or, A Series of Original Letters Collected and Published by Mr. J.J. Rosseau, Citizen of Geneva Vols. I and II

by Jean-Jacques Rosseau

Translated from the French, a new addition to which is added the Sequel of Jula, or, the new Eloisa, found among the author's papers after his decease, together with a portrait of Rosseau. 344 and 306 pages. 4.25" by 7.25".

Volumes I and II.

Published by: H. Baldwin, London UK. 1784.

Hardback is overall in GOOD condition.

  • Features B&W frontispiece of Rosseau of Volume I.
  • Spines are beautifully designed with red title blocks, black number blocks and elaborate gilt trim and illustrations.
  • Binding is tight.
  • Full leather binding shows scuffing to both perimeters.
  • Leather boards appear to be lightly warped with some minor scuffing.
  • Leather along spine is dry and cracked.
  • Corners are bumped with some exposure.
  • Each volume shows a 1.5" split at upper right spine edge but both boards are tight to spine.
  • Volume I shows brief note in pencil of ffep, signature at top of title page.
  • Volume II shows signature in pencil on ffep.
  • Minor foxing to interiors otherwise both are very clean.
  • No writing, highlighting, underlining or other intentional marks.
  • Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
  • JS20160401

AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.

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Binding: Hardcover
Subject: Philosophy
Topic: Nonfiction
Year Printed: 17840000
Origin: English
Author: Jean-Jacques Rosseau
Publisher: H. Badlwin
Original/Reproduction: Original
Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom
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