Publisher: London: Printed for Messrs Payne, Rivington, Davis, Longman, Dodsley, White etc, 1789. Hardback, b&w frontispiece and decorated title page, full calf binding, 342 pages + index. Cover, in light brown calf boards with gilt titling to spine over red-brown decorated leather panel, is in fair to good condition commensurate with age with bumping and rubbing to corners and spine extremities, rubbing to board edges and along spine with small crack, tear at top of spine edge and small tear at bottom of back board (with a little leather loss). Internally, the book is in generally good condition commensurate with age with clean and clear pages and no significant creases, major marks or tears. Some foxing here and there. Very old, neat French owners inscription in ink on title page. This volume contains fascinating extracts from the Spectator running from Sept 3rd 1712 to Dec 6th 1712. Note that Volumes 1 to 6 are also listed on Oxfam Online.