Two-volume lower size 4 book containing Don Quixote in English. First English edition of the Second Part and re-publishing oft he First Part, translated by Thomas Shelton. Bound in Spanish boards with spines showing gold ornamentation and royal shield engraved on the cover. A copperplate engraving on each cover.
Errata in the page numbering of each volume. First volume: page numbered as 418 instead of 436 and pages 452-453 instead of 492-493. Second volume: from page 276 it skips to 279. Extremely faithful and literal version. Model for several alter editions.