Hardback circa 1761. Volume 2. In good condition, spine intact a bit loose in places. Pages lightly tanned and previous owners inscriptions inside front.
The Universal Magazine of Knowledge and Pleasure: containing News, Letters, Debates, Poetry, Musick, Biography, History, Geography, Voyages, Criticism, Translations, Philosophy, Mathematicks, Husbandry, Gardening, Cookery, Chemistry, Mechanicks, Trade, Navigation, Architecture and other Arts and Sciences: Which may render it Instructive and Entertaining to Gentry, Merchants, Farmers and Tradesmen; to which occasionally will be added An impartial account of books in several languages and the state of learning in Europe also of the stage new Operas, Plays and Oratorios.
Published monthly according to Act of Parliament.
Contains 3 fold out maps, engravings throughout and a colour picture of flowers.