The Oeconomy of Human Life. Translated from an Indian manuscript, written by an ancient Bramin. To which is prefixed an account of the manner in which the said manuscript was discovered. In a letter from an English gentleman now residing in China to the Earl of E****. Printed by T. Rickaby, for S. and E. Harding. 1795
24, 119, pp, illus.; 4to. Vignettes by Harding throughout, pp.117-19 contain a list of other illustrated books published by Harding. Contemp. straight-grained olive-green morocco, gilt. a.e.g., silk marker; sl. rubbing & wear to lower outer corner of front board otherwise v.g.
¶ESTC T82507. Preserved loosely in the volume is a slip of paper, light green on one side, with ms. note on verso to the binder: 'I should like rather a darker green.' Signature on front blank of Miss Biddle. Fine printing in a handsome binding.