The Works Of George Herbert.

HERBERT, GEORGE.

£20.00

Publisher

Frederick Warne and Co.

Place

London

Date

[n.d., but 1878]

Synopsis

In prose and verse. edited from the latest editions. with memoir, explanatory notes, etc. portrait and original illustrations. (the lansdowne poets).

Item Description

8vo. 5.25 x 7 inches. xiv + [ii] + 488 pp. Separate half title for A Priest to the Temple. All text within red borders. Some text in Latin. Bound in contemporary green morocco, gilt, with gilt borders to boards; spine in compartments with raised bands, decorated gilt. All edges gilt. Marbled boards. Extremities worn and spine sunned, and titles faded. Occasional foxing largely confined to flyleaves and preliminaries, but otherwise a very good copy. Bookseller's label of H. and C. Treacher, 1 North St and 14 East St. Brighton. Illustrated by 9 engraved plates, including portrait frontispiece. Decorated by publisher's and printer's devices on tile page and verco and by head and tailpiece vignettes and initials. The prose and verse works of George Herbert (1593-1633) with the Life by Izaak Walton (1593-1683).

[Stock No. 26948]

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