Title: An Essay on Taste. To Which is Now Added Part Fourth of the Standard of Taste with Observations Concerning the Imitative Nature of Poetry, 1780. 3rd Edition
Author: Alexander Gerard
Publisher: J. Bell and W. Creech and T. Cadell, London
The third edition of Gerard’s work, in which he writes about the qualities most important to creating the perception of beauty.
One volume in octavo, 284 pages
On note of condition, this volume is in good shape with wear and rubbing noted at the corners and joints. There is little to no foxing or staining present, save for on the first and last leaves.