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Author Name    Klimius, Nicholas, Holberg, Baron Ludvig

Title   A Journey to the World Under-ground

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Good

Size   12mo - over 6" - 7" tall

Publisher   London R. Baldwin 1749

Seller ID   29463

12mo.. 1749. (4) 324pp. Third (of four) editions. Collates as ESTC N60828. 1/1 (US). "possibly reissue of 1742 with cancel t.p.". Light foxing and browning to e.p.s with minor ink scribble to f.e.p. EArly m/s notes to verso of t.p. Red fore-edges. A good crisp copy bound in later decorative blind tooled and gilt full brown morocco. A few minor scuff marks and light rubbing to corners and top and tail of spine. Good. Based on Edmond Halley's theory that the planets formed an arrangement of concentric spheres surrounding the sun. Early example of Utopian literature.

Price = 795.00 GBP



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