London: T. Cadell, and P. Elmsley, in the Strand; and T. Payne, at the Mews Gate, 1794. First edition. Hardcover. Small quarto. VIII, 441, pp. 19th-century 3/4 morocco over marbled paper covered boards, with gold lettering and tooling to spine. Raised bands.
Written by Jacob Bryant (1715-1804), one of the most learned English scholars of the 18th century, and an influential writer on mythology and ancient history, this fascinating treatise discusses the Egyptian plagues during the time of Moses and the Exodus. This work is complete with its three large folded engraved maps.
Sporadic minor to moderate rubbing along edges. Ex-Library copy, with bookplate on inside of front cover, and pocket on inside of back cover. Very minor foxing to first three leaves. Binding in overall good to good+, interior in good+ to very good condition. g to vg. Item #40023