The spectator, [electronic resource] / by Addison, Steele, Parnell, Hughes, Parker, Tickell, Rudgell, Grove, Byrom, Henley, and others. ; In twelve volumes.--Vol. I[-XII].

Standardized Title:
Spectator (Philadelphia, Pa. : 1824)
Philadelphia: : James Crissy, 177, Chestnut Street., 1824.
1 online resource (12 v.) : illustrations
Frequency unknown
English literature -- Periodicals.
Library copies (Provenance)
Bookplates (Provenance) -- Library rules.
Bookplates (Provenance)
Ink stamps (Provenance)
Presentation inscriptions (Provenance)
Extra-illustrated copies (Provenance)
Intaglio prints.
Fillet tools (Binding)
Leather bindings (Binding)
Re-issues (Publishing)
Literary periodicals.
Stained leather (Binding)
Gold stamped leather (Binding)
Gold tooled leather (Binding)
Lettering pieces (Binding)
Place of Publication:
United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
Vol. 1: xxiii, [2], 26-287, [3] p., [1] leaf of plates; v. 2: iv, [1], 6-260, [4] p., [1] leaf of plates (last page blank); v. 3: v, [1], 6-260, [2] p., [1] leaf of plates; v. 4: 264, vii, [1] p., [1] leaf of plates (last page blank); v. 5: 256, vi p., [1] leaf of plates; v. 6: v, [2], 8-272, iii, [1] p., [1] leaf of plates (last page blank); v. 7: iv, [1], 6-266, ii p., [1] leaf of plates; v. 8: 282, ii p., [1] leaf of plates; v. 9: 253, [1], ii p., [1] leaf of plates; v. 10: 278, ii p., [1] leaf of plates; v. 11: iv, [1], 6-242, ii p., [1] leaf of plates; v. 12: v, [2], 8-227, [5], l p., [1] leaf of plates.
"J. Harding, printer."--verso of title page, v. 12.
Includes index, v. 12.
"Appendix. Notes critical and explanatory."-v. 1, p. [289-290]; v. 2, p. [261-263]; v. 3, p. [261-262]; v. 4, p. [i]-vii; v. 5, p. [i]-vi; v. 6, p. [i]-iii, 2nd count; v. 7, p. [i]-ii, 2nd count; v. 8, p.[i]-ii; v. 9, p. [i]-ii; v. 10, p. [i]-ii; v. 11, p. [I]-ii, 2nd count; v. 12, p. [229-232].
"J. Crissy and G. Goodman, printers."--colophon, v. 1, p. [288]; v. 2-11, verso of title page.
A reissue of the periodical originally published in 635 numbers from Mar. 1, 1710-11 to Dec. 20, 1714, in London.
Added illustrated title plates by H. Singleton, T. Stothard, John Thurston, Henry Thompson, R. Westall; engraved by G.B. Ellis, C.G. Childs and J.W. Steel, W. Hay.
Reissued in numerous editions and reprints in Great Britain and America.
Local notes:
American Antiquarian Society copy v. 1-12 have bookplate: Library of A.J. Bolton. Vol. 1, 3-6, 8, 10-11 have ink stamp: Gorham, N.Y. H.H. Baker 1832. Vol 2-6, 8-12 have bookplate with library rules of Gorham and Middlesex Library. Vol. 1 has a later portrait of Joseph Addison pasted to flyleaf. Vol. 1 inscribed: S.S. Morely, Clyde, N.Y.; Myrtle from "Addison's Walk"--Magdalen College, Oxford. June 1905.
Cited in:
Shoemaker 18070
Thompson, Henry, 1797-1878, illustrator.
Thurston, John, 1774-1822, illustrator.
Stothard, Thomas, 1755-1834, illustrator.
Hay, William H., engraver.
Ellis, George B., engraver.
Westall, Richard, 1765-1836, illustrator.
Singleton, Henry, 1766-1839, illustrator.
Baker, H. H., former owner.
Bolton, A. J., former owner.
Addison, Joseph, 1672-1719.
Harding, Jesper, 1799-1865, printer.
Crissy, James, printer.
Morley, S. S., former owner.
C.G. Childs and J.W. Steel (Firm), engraver.
J. Crissy and G. Goodman (Firm), printer.
Gorham and Middlesex Library, former owner.
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
Location Notes Your Loan Policy
Description Status Barcode Your Loan Policy