Title The Works of John Milton in Verse and Prose
Book Condition Very Good with no dust jacket; Hinges rubbed but intact. Front board of Vol. 8 slightly faded at top.
Publisher London William Pickering 1851
Seller ID 447F
Inv. # 447F. 8 volumes. Signed binding by R.De.Coverly. Full blue morocco with marbled endpapers, and gilt decoration on front and back boards. T.E.G. Six gilt decorated compartments on spine. Five raised bands. 2 volumes poetry and six volumes prose. with a Life of Milton by the Rev. John Mitford in vol. 1. Armorial bookplate of Thomas Brooke, F.S.A., Armitage Bridge. Also later owner's name Agnes C. Ingersoll. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall