Title Select Works of the British Poets, in a Chronological Series from Ben Jonson to Beattie, with Biographical and Critical Notices
Book Condition Fair
Publisher Philadelphia J. Whetham & Son 1841
Seller ID 012709
Philadelphia: J. Whetham & Son, 1841. Tenth edition, 1841. Full black calf lettered and elaborately decorated in gilt, all edges gilt, 807 pages. Covers very rubbed and chipped (but actually still attractive in a rather used and lightly battered way), front joint split but cover well attached, text block sound pages clean with occasional foxing. Collection of poems by noted British poets, including Jonson, Cowley, Milton, Waller, Dryden, J. Philips, Parnell, Rowe, Addison, Prior, Gay, Green, Tickell, Somerville, Pope, Swift, Thomson, A. Philips, Collins, Dyer, Shenstone, Hammond, Churchill, Young, Akenside, Gray, Smollett, Littelton, Goldsmith, Johnson, Armstrong, J. Warton, T. Warton, Mason, Cowper, Beattie. . Hard Cover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
BRITISH POETRY POEMS BEN JONSON BEATTIE MILTON SWIFT DRYDEN