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DONNE, John.

Poems, By J.D. With elegies on the authors death.

To which is added divers copies under his own hand never before in print.

London, printed by J. Flesher, and are to be sold by John Sweeting, 1654 Stock Code: 134530
£5,000.00
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Notes

Fourth edition overall, though a reissue, with cancel title page, of the 1650 third edition.

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Description

Small octavo. Handsomely bound to style without initial blank A1 in red morocco panelled in gilt, spine fully gilt, dark green morocco label, gilt edges, marbled endpapers by Bernard Middleton.

Illustrations

Engraved frontispiece portrait engraved by William Marshall, carefully trimmed and mounted.

Condition

Faint even toning, a few minor paper restorations at lower outer corner not affecting text, a very good copy.

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