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The Adventures of Roderick Random

£29.99

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Published 1815. In two small volumes.

Large amounts of wear to both covers. Spine is partially detached on vol. 1 and has pieces missing on vol. 2. Some marks to pages but not affecting legibility of text.

A picaresque novel set in the 1730's and 40's telling the story of Roderick Random, born to a Scottish Gentleman and a lower-class woman and is therefore shunned by his father's family. With little money to support himself, he encounters malice, discrimination and con-men at every turn. It is partially based on the author's own experience in the British Navy, especially during the Battle of Cartagena de Indias.

Item details

Author(s):
Smollett, T.
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
3.5" x 5.75
Edition:
1815
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
587
Publisher:
G. Cowie and Co.
Title:
The Adventures of Roderick Random

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Published 1815. In two small volumes.

Large amounts of wear to both covers. Spine is partially detached on vol. 1 and has pieces missing on vol. 2. Some marks to pages but not affecting legibility of text.

A picaresque novel set in the 1730's and 40's telling the story of Roderick Random, born to a Scottish Gentleman and a lower-class woman and is therefore shunned by his father's family. With little money to support himself, he encounters malice, discrimination and con-men at every turn. It is partially based on the author's own experience in the British Navy, especially during the Battle of Cartagena de Indias.

Author(s):
Smollett, T.
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
3.5" x 5.75
Edition:
1815
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
587
Publisher:
G. Cowie and Co.
Title:
The Adventures of Roderick Random

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