THE REVOLUTIONS OF PORTUGAL. Written in French by the Abbot De Vertot, of the Royal Academy of Inscriptions. Done into English from the last French Edition.
London: Printed for W. Taylor...and C. Rivington, 1724. Octavo, contemporary calf, spine label. viii, iv, 138, [10, index] pp. Frontispiece illustration. Binding a little worn, stained; front joint broken but the cords are still holding, internally repaired neatly with cloth tape; upper outer corner of titl e page has a small light ink name at top and a large, obtrusive 1839 ink name in a different hand beneath; soil spots to fore margin of two leaves and a few small soil spots in text; else VG and unworn internally. The translation was by Gabriel Rous Sillon. First edition in English of this translation was London: Chetwood, 1721. There was previously a London, 1712, English translation by John Hughes.
Condition: Binding: Hardcover