Poems WITH Tales WITH The Borough WITH Tales of the Hall

Poems WITH Tales WITH The Borough WITH Tales of the Hall

£150
Category
Author

Crabbe, George

Publisher

J. Hatchard and John Murray

Reference

895

Five volumes by Crabbe - 'Poems', the Seventh edition of 1812, xxix, [3], 262pp; 'Tales', the Fourth edition of 1813, xxii, [2], 398pp; 'The Borough', the Fifth edition of 1813, xliv, [4], 243pp, [1] and 'Tales of the Hall' (two volumes), the First edition of 1819, xxiv, 326pp; viii, 353pp, [1]. Later uniform calf, raised bands, spines in five panels, morocco author/title label to second panel, volume number in gilt to fourth, covers double fillet border and central arabesque in blind, all edges marbled.

Rubbed to extremities, volume numbers for 'Tales of the Hall' have been mixed up. Internally some light browning and occasional light foxing, but generally clean. The 'Poems' volume has a large tear to fore-edge margin of P3 (not affecting text), 'Tales of the Hall' lacks the half-title. With previous owners (Robert Johnson Eden) bookplate to front pastedowns (except 'Tales of the Hall').

Bareham and Gattrell A13, A25, A19 and A31 respectively

Size

8vo

Condition

Good+

Binding

Full Calf

Publish Place

London

Publish Year

1812

Edition

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