Fifth Edition. Very Good. Item #4931
London / Edinburgh: William Baynes and Son / H.S. Baynes and Co., 1823. Fifth Edition. Octavo; 72pp. Marbled paper-covered boards with leather spine and corner tips and gilt lettering. Covers edgeworn with bumping to corners and spine ends and a small chip to leather near head of spine. Endpapers foxed, with lighter, scattered foxing to text. Opens easily after first gathering, but binding is sound. Pages unmarked. This copy from the personal library of author, language columnist, and speechwriter William Safire.