“A BRILLIANCE OF INTELLECTUAL GIFTS AND GRACES”
CHESTERFIELD, Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of. Letters Written by the Late Right Honourable Philip Dormer Stanhope. London, 1774. Four volumes.
Third edition, published the same year as the first, of Chesterfield’s celebrated letters to his son: “I wish to God that you had as much pleasure in following my advice, as I have in giving it to you.” With frontispiece portrait in Volume I. $1250.