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Beckford, William

Vathek. Translated from the original French. Fourth edition, revised and corrected.

London, W.Clarke 1823.

Reference: 13417
Price: £350 [convert currency]

Full Description

8vo. Engraved frontispiece, (2) (ex 4, no half title leaf) + 284pp. Contemporary quarter calf. Frontispiece slightly spotted but otherwise a clean, fresh copy.

The text is similar, although reset throughout, to that of the previous English-language edition, that published by William Clarke in 1816. Chapman/Hodgkin Vathek A (iv) ; Millington p.257.