Jul 15, 2021 - Sale 2576

Sale 2576 - Lot 29

Estimate: $ 300 - $ 500
Women, Great Britain, 18th Century, Two Titles.

Including: George Ballard's (1706-1755) Memoirs of Several Ladies of Great Britain, who have been celebrated for their writings or skill in the learned languages arts and sciences, Oxford: Printed by W. Jackson for the Author, 1752, first edition, quarto, contemporary calf boards, amateurishly rebacked, 9 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.; [together with] William Alexander's (d. 1783) The History of Women from the Earliest Antiquity to the Present Time, London: for W. Strahan & T. Cadell, 1779, first edition, two quarto volumes, contemporary speckled calf, some damage to leather on the boards and spine, rebacked, original spines and labels relaid, 11 x 8 3/4 in. (3)