Dictionary Historical And Critical Of Peter Bayle
Title: The Dictionary, Historical and Critical of Peter Bayle
Author: Bayle, Peter
Description: 5 volumes. Engraved portrait frontispiece in first volume. Half-titles present in all volumes. (Folio) 36x23 cm. (14¼x9") modern calf-backed marbled boards. Second English Edition.Prefixed with a Life of the Author by Mr Des Maizeaux. "Bayle's Dictionary is a very useful work for those to consult who love the biographical part of literature, which is what I love most" (Samuel Johnson).
Heading: Place Published: London
Publisher: J.J. and P. Knapton, et al
Date Published: 1734-38
Spines evenly faded; some foxing and light edge wear to contents; very good in near fine modern bindings.