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Lot 0007
Author: Armstrong, John
Title: Miscellanies
Place Published: London
Publisher:T. Cadell
Date Published: 1770

2 volumes. Volume 1: vii, 216 pp.; Volume 2: iv, 270 pp. (8vo) 17.5x10.5cm (6¾x4"), modern maroon morocco, gilt decorated and lettered spines. First Edition.

A collection of almost all the works of John Armstrong (1708-1799), the Scottish physician and poet who is best remembered for his long poem, The Art of Preserving Health. Included here is a previously unpublished play and his articles and essays from the Critical Review, written under the pseudonym Sir Lancelot Temple.


Small scuff on rear bottom edge of volume 1; very good.

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Collected works of John Armstrong, physician and poet

Estimate $200 - $300May 17, 2018