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MILTON, John.

The Poetical Works.

A New Edition, Carefully Revised, From the Text of Thomas Newton. To which is Prefixed a Biographical Notice. With Illustrations by William Harvey.

London: George Routledge and Co., 1854 Stock Code: 145117
£750.00
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A very handsomely bound copy of Milton's poetry, with elegant gauffred edges, in a Victorian illustrated edition.

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Description

Duodecimo (160 x 98 mm). Finely bound Leighton Son & Hodge in contemporary black morocco, titles in gilt with blind decorative tooling and ruling to spine, boards elegantly tooled in blind, marbled endpapers, gauffered gilt edges, dark blue silk page marker.

Illustrations

Engraved frontispiece and 7 plates, 6 pp. publisher's advertisements at end.

Condition

Discreet colour restoration, the binding otherwise sharp, light foxing to frontispiece, else internally clean and fresh; an attractive, very good copy indeed.

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