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The Poetical Works of William Collins; With the Commentary of Langhorne.

£50.00

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The full title is The Poetical Works of William Collins; With the Commentary of Langhorne, To which is prefixed, Some Account of the Life of Collins, Written by Dr. Johnson. Embellished with (four) Engravings from the Designs of Richard Westall..

Sharpe 1804 hardback with no DJ. Leather binding with gilt design around margins of the boards and to the spine with gilt lettering on the spine between the bands. A little edge and corner wear, and a similar amount to the top and bottom of the spine. Brown end papers. Owner's name in ink on ffep. The four etchings are present; originally they were covered with transparencies but these have, unfortunately become detached. As a consequence there has been contact transfer of the designs onto the adjacent page of print. The binding is firm and there are no other marks.

A nice little volume with valuable, if sometimes acerbic, commentary.

Item details

Author(s):
Collins, William.
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
16.5 x 10 cm approx
Edition:
1804
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
144
Publisher:
Sharpe
Title:
The Poetical Works of William Collins; With the Commentary of Langhorne.

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The full title is The Poetical Works of William Collins; With the Commentary of Langhorne, To which is prefixed, Some Account of the Life of Collins, Written by Dr. Johnson. Embellished with (four) Engravings from the Designs of Richard Westall..

Sharpe 1804 hardback with no DJ. Leather binding with gilt design around margins of the boards and to the spine with gilt lettering on the spine between the bands. A little edge and corner wear, and a similar amount to the top and bottom of the spine. Brown end papers. Owner's name in ink on ffep. The four etchings are present; originally they were covered with transparencies but these have, unfortunately become detached. As a consequence there has been contact transfer of the designs onto the adjacent page of print. The binding is firm and there are no other marks.

A nice little volume with valuable, if sometimes acerbic, commentary.

Author(s):
Collins, William.
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
16.5 x 10 cm approx
Edition:
1804
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
144
Publisher:
Sharpe
Title:
The Poetical Works of William Collins; With the Commentary of Langhorne.

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