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Hardback, tall, 12 x 7.5 inches. Polished calf leather boards with blind paneled decorations, contemporary leather to spine and corners. In very good condition. Spine professionally rebacked, with new leather to spine and corners. New endpapers. Frontis plate and title page clipped and re-backed. Some handling marks and minor darkening to inside pages, some minor foxing spots. Neat inscription to p.1, “John Corfield.” Repairs to edges of last page. Else a very clean and tight copy. 40pp (Preface) 41, 70, 154, 23 & 148pp. Illustrated with an engraved frontis portrait, and decorative woodcut chapter headings.
Title: The Works of Mr. Abraham Cowley. Consisting of those which were formerly printed; and Those which he Design’d for the Press, Now published out of the Authors Original Copies.
Publisher: London, Printed by J.M. for Henry Herringman, 1669:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 82852
Keywords: POETRY COWLEY, Abraham: The Works of Mr. Abraham Cowley, Henry Herringman, 1669, leather, rebacked, repaired, engraved frontis, portrait, John Corfield, Life, Preface, Miscellanies, Odes of Pindar, Davideis A Sacred Poem, Davideidos, Verses on Several Occasions,