THE BEAUTIES OF ANCIENT POETRY intended as a Companion to the Beauties of English Poetry.
London.E. Newbery. J. Wallis. 1794. [ii], xi, [xii], , 2-204pp. Engraved vignette to title page. Contemporary full calf gilt. 12mo. First edition. Binding rubbed and a touch worn at edges; Spine splitting along upper board; front hinge cracked; endpapers and fore-edges browned; a previous owner has neatly made a note in ink of the name of the author of 'You meaner Beautyes' at its entry in the contents page [v]; bookplate to front pastedown endpaper; previous owner's name to front free endpaper; a very good, internally clean and bright copy.Roscoe A26.
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