The Works; . . . Being all the Writings of that celebrated Author, Now first collected into One Volume. Michael Drayton.

The Works; . . . Being all the Writings of that celebrated Author, Now first collected into One Volume.

London: J. Hughs, 1748. First edition thus. Folio, [2], 12, 400 pp; contemporary speckled calf. Bookplate; tidelines to the endpapers; small, horizontal puncture affecting last ten leaves; sizeable chip to the margin of one leaf with no effect to text; a clean, handsome copy with generous margins. Item #205912

With title page engraving and engraved head- and tailpieces throughout. A pleasing copy of the first folio edition of Drayton, with the bookplate of Walter T. Shirley II.

Price: $900.00

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