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PLUTARCH. Plutarch's morals by way of abstract: Done from the Greek.

London. Printed for J. Nicholson and W. Newton et al., 1707.
8vo. [6], 424pp, [4]. In this issue of the 1707 edition, the imprint begins 'Printed for J. Nicholson', and there is an additional preliminary leaf with an address to the reader. Contemporary panelled calf, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece. Extremities rubbed, joints split. Early inked ownership inscription of John Rogers to head of title, light damp-staining to gutter of final gathering.
A, early eighteenth-century translation into English of Plutarch's Moralia, a collection of seventy-eight essays and transcribed speeches on ethical, religious, physical, political, and literary topics.
ESTC N20563.
£ 200.00 Antiquates Ref: 25105