The Poetical Works of John Dryden. (Complete in Five Volumes)

By: Dryden, John

Price: $225.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


A beautiful 5 volume set. Bound in tree calf covered boards of 18mo (4 x 6 1/2) size. All pages marbled edges. Elaborate Gilt to boards. 5 raised bands, red & green spinal labels with gilt titles. Marbled endpapers. Volumes show modest shelf and edge wear, with all board edged gilt 90% complete. All boards firmly attached, though there are splits to leather finish of each volume, several volumes show partial full splits of leather hinges to about midway down the spine, but none are fully split. The gloss finish worn at the hinges front and rear. Volume one has a half inch by quarter inch chip out of the head of the spine and slight wrap to front board. Small splits and chips to voumes II and III and V, and some gilt worn off on spine tail. A beautiful set.

Title: The Poetical Works of John Dryden. (Complete in Five Volumes)

Author Name: Dryden, John

Categories: Poetry,

Edition: Later Printing

Publisher: William Pickering: 1843

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued

Seller ID: 28069

Keywords: John Dryden, Dryden, Collected Works