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Hardback, approx 9 x 6 inches, full dark green morocco leather fine binding, raised banding, gilt lettering and extensive gilt decoration to spine and board edges. Page edges all gilt. Marbled endpapers. Wide inner dentelles. In very good condition, some minor fading to spine with some light rubbing to banding and corners. Boards are bight and clean, lovely solid binding. Neat pencil inscription to endpaper “Robert Cooke, 1952” (Althelhampton House, Dorset.) Some mild foxing and darkening to title page and frontis plate, some minor spots to inside pages, else a very clean and tight copy in beautiful leather binding. 687pp. Illstrated with an engraved frontis portrait by W. Humphreys.
Title: The Poetical Works of John Milton Printed from the Original Editions with a Life of the Author by A. Chalmers.
Publisher: Bickers & Son n.d. ca1860:
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Seller ID: 82817
Keywords: POETRY Poetical Works of John Milton, from the Original Editions with a Life of the Author by A. Chalmers, Bickers & Son, ca1860, leather, fine binding, decorative, portrait by W. Humphreys, Robert Cooke, Althelhampton