Works of George Peele

Works of George Peele

£300.00

Description

[002505] Peele, George; Dyce, Rev. Alexander (Ed). The Works of George Peele: Now First Collected – With Some Account of His Writings and Notes. London: William Pickering, 1828. First Thus. 12mo. Full Morocco. Presentation Copy from Editor. Good+. Three volumes complete – Volume One – [6], xxxvi, 326pp; Volume Two – [6], 227pp, [1] and Volume Three, (published in 1839) – viii, 200pp. Later uniform full morocco by Zaehnsdorf, raised bands, spines in six panels, title lettered direct to second panel, volume number to third, date to foot, gilt roll to edges and inner edges, a.e.g., with marbled endpapers.

Spines slightly faded, rubbed to extremities, especially outer joints. Internally quite bright and clean. Presentation copy from Dyce, with note to reverse of half-title of volume one, unfortunately the recipients name has been rubbed away. Binding is by Zaehnsdorf with their ink stamp to reverse of front marbled endpaper

£300.00