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2020-11-18 16:11:23
Alexander Pope
Rare 1751 * Full Set 9 Vols * Works Of Alexander POPE Translations COMPLETE Book
London: H Lintot, J & R Tonson And S Draper. Hello, and welcome to our auction for this rare 1751 "Full Set of 9 Volumes of the "Works Of Alexander POPE" THE WORKS OF Alexander Pope Esq. In Nine Volumes Complete. WITH HIS LAST CORRECTIONS, ADDITIONS, AND IMPROVEMENTS; As they were delivered to the EDITOR a little before his Death: TOGETHER WITH THE COMMENTARIES and NOTES OF Mr. WARBURTON LONDON, Printed for J. and P. KNAPTON, H. LINTOT, J. and R. TONSON, and S. DRAPER. MDCCLL This is an amazing opportunity to own this rare set - all leather bound with gilt tooled front and back boards. Each book has 5 raised bands to the spines which, also have gilt titling and decoration. Marbled inside boards and front and back endpapers. Blue marbled page edges. Each book has aged covers - where the leather has rubbed or has cracked to the join of the spine. There are some small areas of leather loss to some of the covers. Corners are bumped and edges rubbed.the back board of Vol 9 has come away from the spine, but these books are remarkably well held together and are good readable copies. The FIRST Volume, and the original poems in the SECOND, are here printed from a copy corrected throughout by the Author himself The THIRD Volume, was printed by him in his last ill­ness (but never published) in the manner it is now given. The FOURTH Volume contains the Sa­tires; with their Prologue, the Epistle to Dr. Arbuthnot; and Epilogue, the two poems intitled MDCCXXXVIII. The FIFTH Volume contains a correcter and completer Edition of the Dunciad The SIXTH Volume consists of Mr. Pope's miscellaneo … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: vintageatthepalace [LYTHAM ST ANNES, Lancash, United Kingdom]
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