Necrology: Being Memoirs of the Lives of Eminent and Extraordinary Characters.

Necrology: Being Memoirs of the Lives of Eminent and Extraordinary Characters

London: Lackington, Allen, and Co., 1805. Second Edition. Notable for containing a lengthy biography of Mary Wollstonecraft by the feminist biographer Mary Hays (1759-1843).

8vo. v, [3], 653pp., [11, index, errata, ad]. Scarce with less than a dozen copies held worldwide per Worldcat in May 2021.
A good copy in dampstained and heavily worn contemporary paper covered boards backed in an amateur repaired modern cloth, some penciling and mild foxing throughout. Item #230

Price: $150.00

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