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DRYDEN, John (1631-1700)
THE WORKS OF JOHN DRYDEN Now first collected in Eighteen volumes illustrated with Notes historical, critical, and explanatory, and A Life of the Author, by Sir Walter Scott, Bart
Edinburgh : Archibald Constable, 1821. Complete set of eighteen volumes handsomely bound in full tan calf with three contrasting labels to spines, which are divided into panel, with gilt ornaments to first and fifth panel and double rule border to sides and gilt edges. Portrait frontispiece of Dryden engraved by W.H. Lizars, somewhat toned, with some heavy offsetting onto the titlepage and endpapers. Ex.libris Henry James Blaklsey, with bookplate in each vol. An extremely attractive and well preserved library set of Dryden in a contemporary English binding. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Worlds End Bookshop (ABA, PBFA, ILAB) [LONDON, United Kingdom]
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