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Introduction and Notes by Robert J. Allen. Essays from 1709-1712. Written early in the 18th century, these essays were reprinted throughout the decades, and enjoyed immense popularity. Dr Johnson praised them, everyone read them. This personalized essay is the style Jane Austen's brothers imitated, along with many others, when they set up their own periodical. Pages yellowed, spine wrinkled. Rinehart & Co., 1961. Pb. USED. $4.00