Title details for Temptation:

Year: 1823.
Author(s): George JONES 
Gender: Male.
Title: TEMPTATION. A NOVEL. BY LEIGH CLIFFE, AUTHOR OF "THE KNIGHTS OF RITZBERG,"—"PARGA," "SUPREME BON TON," &C. IN THREE VOLUMES.
Publication: London: J. C. Spence, Euston-Street, Euston Square, 1823.
Format: 3 vols (I 265p; II 263p; III 266p). 12°.
Cat. nos: Corvey; CME 3-628-47293-8; EN2 1823: 49; NSTC 2C26368; xOCLC.
Notes: Dedication to 'Sir Geo. R. Colier, Bart. K.C.B. &c.'. Preface signed 'L. C.', Fitzroy Square, 30 Nov 1822. George Jones is identified as the author of the chain of novels associated with the pseudonym Leigh Cliffe (see also EN2 1822: 49, 1823: 49, 1829: 49) in Block, ECB, and several modern library catalogues. This sequence of works is nevertheless claimed by Christian Frederick Wieles in his approach to the Royal Literary Fund (see RLF 12: 444; and, for further details, EN2 Update 4). ECB 569 lists Newman edn, Nov 1820, but not discovered in this form.
DBF record no: 1823A046.

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