London: J. Hughs, 1748. First edition thus. Folio, , 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.