Antique Leather Bound Book “The Vicar of Wakefield” by Oliver Goldsmith, 1904

Antique Leather Bound Book “The Vicar of Wakefield” by Oliver Goldsmith, 1904

$138.00

The Vicar of Wakefield; A Tale by Doctor Goldsmith with twenty-four coloured illustrations by Thomas Richardson, a new edition by Oliver Goldsmith, Methuen, London, 1904, half leather, 254 pgs. Top edge gilt

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  • Very Nice Antique Leather Bound Book titled “The Vicar of Wakefield” by Oliver Goldsmith (The Vicar of Wakefield; A Tale by Doctor Goldsmith) | Contains  twenty-four (24) beautiful full page coloured plate illustrations by Thomas Richardson from the edition of 1817 published by R. Ackermann | This, a new edition by Oliver Goldsmith, Methuen, London, 1904 | Bound in half leather, spine has five raised bands and gilt lettering, pages have top edge gilt | Very good, modest edgewear, no ownership indications or writing, plates clean.

    Title: The Vicar of Wakefield

    Author: Oliver Goldsmith

    Publisher: Methuen & Co., London

    Publication Date: 1904

    Binding: Full-Leather

    Illustrator: Thomas Rowlandson

    The Vicar of Wakefield – subtitled A Tale, Supposed to be written by Himself – is a novel by Irish writer Oliver Goldsmith (1728–1774). It was written from 1761 to 1762 and published in 1766. It was one of the most popular and widely read 18th-century novels among Victorians.

  • Artist / Maker

    Oliver Goldsmith

    Date

    1904

    Frame

    No

    Kind

    Books, Maps, Documents and Manuscripts, Collectibles

    Medium

    Print

    Origin

    United Kingdom

    Other

    Leather Bound

    Size

    S (up to 14 in.)

    Support

    Paper

    Title

    The Vicar of Wakefield