Poetical Rhapsody

Poetical Rhapsody

£225.00

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Description

[002511] Davison, Francis; Nicolas, Nicholas Harris (Ed). The Poetical Rhapsody: To Which are Added Several Other Pieces. London: William Pickering, 1826. First Thus. 8vo. Full Morocco. Good. Two volumes complete – Volume One – [16], cxxviii, vii, [1], 150pp and Volume Two – [8], 151-415pp, [1]. Slightly later full morocco, slightly raised bands, spines in six panels, author and title lettered direct to second panel, volume number to fourth, remaining panels with central flower and seed head tool and volute corner pieces, covers with double fillet roll bordering an inner roll of flowers, gilt roll to edges, double fillet to inner edges, a.e.g. with primrose endpapers.

Rubbed to extremities, spines very slightly faded. Frontispiece in volume one lightly foxed with off-setting on to title, which is lightly browned and foxed, occasional hint of foxing, small tear to bottom margin of E3 in volume one, but generally internally quite bright and clean.

Originally issued in pink cloth, one of 250 copies printed.

Keynes, page 63

£225.00