1st American Edition, published same year as English (1810). Original leather with square tight binding and clean interior. Original red leather gilt spine label. Contemporary signature to top of title page. Two conjoining closed tears to bottom of title page with about a half inch loss at the point. Boards with mild rubbing, more so at corners. Page edges age toned. Overall a handsome copy in good shape. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: THE BOROUGH: A POEM, IN TWENTY-FOUR LETTERS.
Publisher: Philadelphia: Bradford and Inskeep / New York: Inskeep & Bradford / Boston: Wm. M'Ilhenny, 1810.
Publication Date: 1810
Book Condition: Used: Good
Edition: 1st Edition.
Book Description J. Hatchard, London, England, 1810. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. 3rd Edition. An interesting old edition, fairly clean internally and lightly used. With some spotting to endpapers and previous owner's . Bound in brown leather with quite heavy war, especially to edges, corners and spine, cracks and chips along hinges. Bookseller Inventory # 7009514
Book Description J. Hatchard. Book Condition: Fair. Published in 1810. . No Dust Jacket Two Volume set. Writing on cover. Bookplate inside. Writing inside. Bookseller Inventory # Q2345
Book Description Philadelphia: Bradford and Inskeep / New York: Inskeep & Bradford / Boston: Wm. M'Ilhenny, 1810., 1810. Book Condition: Fair. Philadelphia: Bradford and Inskeep / New York: Inskeep & Bradford / Boston: Wm. M'Ilhenny, 1810. 1810. Fair. - Octavo, hardcover bound in contemporary brown calf. The front cover is detached. The covers are bumped, rubbed & scuffed and the corners & head and tail of the spine are chipped. xxv, [iv] & 300 pages. The rear blanks and endpapers are dampstained with some dampstaining to the edges of a few leaves. First American edition. Includes the poem "Peter Grimes", the original source of Benjamin Britten' great opera."Old Peter Grimes made fishing his employ, / His wife he cabin'd with him and his boy. / And seem'd that life laborious ot enjoy; / To town came quiet Peter with his fish, / And had of all a civil word and wish.". Bookseller Inventory # 26642
Book Description Scholar Press, Ilkley, 1973., 1973. Facsimile Reprint of the 1810 edition. Hardback. Very good indeed in lightly used dust wrapper with one short tear. Bookseller Inventory # A45619
Book Description 1810. London, printed for J. Hatchard, third edition, two volumes in one, ppxlvi + 179; 211 + (iv), full contemporary calf. Slightly rubbed around the edges, otherwise very good. Bookseller Inventory # 07469
Book Description Printed for J. Hatchard, 1813. Fifth edition, and generally a near VG copy in half leather and marbled boards: gilt decorated spine in compartments. Some early and some incidental foxing. Bools as though it has been tightened but I cannot fathom how, though the spine is not original. Loosely inserted an engraving 'The House in which Crabbe, the poet, was born'; Aldeburgh, Suffolk. Drawn and engraved by Dugdales. Bookseller Inventory # 20699
Book Description J Hatchard, London, 1810. Full-Leather. Book Condition: Good. Third Edition. Full tree calf, decorative gilt tooling, corners and edges lightly bumped and worn. Spine, worn, gilt tooling, lacking title labels, edges bumped and worn. Internally, gilt tooling at turnins, green marbled endpapers, ink name to feps (M Lindsell 1814), lacking half titles, text block edges marbled. Vol 1, (iii-xlvi), , 179 pp, some faint browning to page extreme edges. Vol 2, , 211 pp, printed by J Brettell, Marshall Street, Golden Square, London. Poems on: The Church, Sects and Professions in Religion, Elections, Professions-Law & Physic, Amusements Clubs and Social Meetings, Inns, Players, The Alms-Houses, Inhabitants of the Alms Houses, Hospitals and Governors, The Poor and their dwellings, etc. Bookseller Inventory # 001028
Book Description London, Printed for J.Hatchard, 1810., 1810. 2 origi.Pappbände, 8°,179 / 211 Seiten. Third Edition. Name auf Vorsatz, Rücken stark berieben und bestossen, Einbände stark bestossen und angestaubt, Seiten durchgehend leicht stockfleckig sonst ordentlich. Bookseller Inventory # 13761
Book Description J. Hatchard, London, 1810. Leather. Book Condition: Very Good++. Beautifully bound in full leather with double gilt fillet borders, spines have gilt decoration with black title blocks and author blocks. Gilt decorative roll on turn-ins, ribbon markers, marbled endpapers, stained tops and side edges. Firmly bound, the paper is bright and a pleasure to touch. Half title page is present, advertisement in the back for other ooks lists 48 titles.b. Bookseller Inventory # 9203