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4 vols. 8vo. 8.5 x 5.5 inches. In brown full calf leather binding with gilt decoration and lettering to spine on black and maroon morocco title labels, gilt paneled boards and edge dentelles. Marbled endpapers and page edges. In very good condition. Some minor rubbing to corners and edges, Spines slightly darkened. Some minor rubbing marks to boards. Neat inscription to front endpaper “Georgio Darrock, 1862.” Binders stamp to bottom edge “Nutt & Son.” A couple of small spots to edge of frontis and title of vol.1, Else very clean and tight copies. Illustrated with 4 engraved plates, including a frontis portrait in vol.1, and a facsimile of Milton’s handwritings. Engravings of Ludlow Castle and Christina Queen of Sweeden in Vol.4. Paradise Lost, Paradise Regained, Samson Agonistes, Comus, etc.
Title: The Poetical Works With Notes of Various Authors; and with some account of the life and writings of Milton, derived principally from original documants in Her Majesty’s State-Paper Office. By the late Henry John Todd, M.A. Fifth Edition. In Four volumes.
Categories: ENGLISH LITERATURE,
Publisher: London, Rivingtons, Longman, Simpkin &c &c., 1852:
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Seller ID: 78896
Keywords: ENGLISH LITERATURE JOHN MILTON, Poetical Works, Notes, life, Paradise Lost, Paradise Regained, Samson Agonistes, Comus, Fine Binding, Leather, Georgio Darrock, 1862, bound by Nutt & Son, Rivingtons, Longman, Simpkin &c &c., 1852, leather, fine binding, decorative, gilt