Georgia British Colony Prussia Victories Gaming War 1757 London Magazine engrvngBrian DiMambro
(Old Periodicals, 18th Century Periodicals, London Magazines, News, Literature, Politics, Prussian Army, Engraved Prints, Music).
The London Magazine.
Published November 1757, London for R. Baldwin.
c. 45 pages. Text in English. Includes a fine engraving of the Sir Peter Warren monument.
Topics covered within include Preventing Gaming in publick houses (gambling in public), Royal Water, an account of Georgia colony in the British Plantations, Portugal, A remarkably long list of ships taken by the French, music, poetry, etc.
Disbound issue of this famous early periodical. No covers, offered as acquired.
Pamphlet is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Booklet is not new or in "new" condition.
Gently age worn, slightly loosened/ partially disbound as often seen with sammelband extracts such as this, mostly light or inoffensive signs of handling and time but nothing severe or unsightly, booklet remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, still clean, tight, sound internally.
The booklet displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive.
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Booklet Measures c. 8 1/4" H x 5 1/4" W.