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Pope, Alexander
The Works of Alexander Pope
London: Richard Priestley, 1822. "A New Edition, Complete in Nine Volumes" undertaken by Joseph Warton in response to a negative public reaction to the previous edition by Warburton. Nine tall octavo volumes; full contemporary brown calf stamped in gilt and blind. Spines with 5 raised bands and with gilt devices in compartments. Covers with double gilt rules and gilt devices at corners. Cover calf showing some craquelure and occasional scuffing. Spine tips lightly rubbed, else a very good, unsophisticated binding. A nice set.
Bookseller: The Literary Lion, Ltd. [United States]
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