The Poetical Works of Mrs. Elish Rowe [Elizabeth Singer Rowe], Including The History of Joseph, in Ten Books, and an Account of Her Life and Writings

By: Rowe, Elizabeth Singer (1674-1737)

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London: W. Suttaby, 1808. Undated, ca. 1808. Hard-to-find book of works by Elizabeth Singer Rowe, including her best-known work, the Life of Joseph, written one year before her death. Unrestored old calf, marbled endpapers, allegorical frontis engraving by Heath, portrait of the poet on the title page, [4], xlviii, 262p, 2p. ads. Externally rough condition, with spine covering absent, covers badly chipped, front cover through frontis detached, title page nearly so. No other pages loosened or detached. Pages mainly quite clean with some light scattered foxing or other light soiling from handling, inner margins to two adjacent pages darkened from presence of original ribbon bookmark. Names on first two blanks, notations dated 1810 and 1869 on blank following title page. . Hard Cover. Fair. 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall.

Title: The Poetical Works of Mrs. Elish Rowe [Elizabeth Singer Rowe], Including The History of Joseph, in Ten Books, and an Account of Her Life and Writings

Author Name: Rowe, Elizabeth Singer (1674-1737)

Categories: Fiction, Literature, Poetry, Literary History,

Publisher: London, W. Suttaby: 1808

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair

Seller ID: 001716

Keywords: POETRY POEMS WORKS LIFE OF JOSEPH ESSAYS