Burgher (Gottfried Augustus). Leonora. Translated from the German by W.R. Spencer.

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Leonora. Translated from the German of Gottfried Augustus Burgher, by W.R. Spencer, Esq. With designs by the Right Honourable Lady Diana Beauclerc. Folio, [8], 35 [1], plates, London: Printed by T. Bensley; for J.Edwards, and E and S. Harding, Pall Mall, 1796.

Parallel German and Ennglish texts (the former in gothic) printed on stiff wove paper. Frontispiece, four full-page and other small engravings by Bartolozzi, Harding and Birrell. Contemporary half calf, distressed at the spine, marbled paper-covered boards, predominantly olive and grey. Wiston Old Rectory library label. Internally a very good clean copy.

The illustrations are stipple engravings by F.Bartolozzi (four vignettes and frontispiece); Harding (three plates); and A.Birrell (one plate). Bensley's type, cut by Figgins, is here in a large size and well-inked. ESTC T93829

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