The Poetical Works of William Cowper

£120.00

Description

[000004] Gilfillan, Rev. George (Ed), The Poetical Works of William Cowper – With Life, Critical Dissertation and Explanatory Notes, James Nichol, Edinburgh, 1854, Reprint, Good+. Full Calf, 8vo. Two volumes complete – Volume One – xxx, 416pp, Volume Two – xxviii, 428pp.

Full-calf, raised bands, with spines in six panels, double contrasting leather title / volume labels to second and third panels, remaining panels gilt with pointille volutes, double fillet border to covers, all edges marbled, with marbled endpapers.

Slightly rubbed to extremities, minor discolouring to front board of volume two, some scuffing to rear board of volume two, but generally quite attractive. Internally there is some very light foxing to endpapers and occasionally to margins, but generally quite bright and clean

£120