"Elegant Extracts from the Most Eminent British Poets", Editor not listed, Many writers, Published 1810, 1811, 1812 byh John Sharpe, Sharpe and Hailesy, London. Five bindings, ten Books, each binding 5 1/4" x 3 1/2" Well produced - very minimal foxing to just a few pages. Each Book of the ten has an illustrated frontis. Volume I, Book the First and Second - Devotional and Moral. 284 pages, 1810; Volume II is absent; Volume III, same title page - 'Odes, Elegies, Monodies and Epitaphs, 'Pindaric, Horation &c, 1810; Volume IV, 'Book the Seventh - Dramatic'; 'Book the Eighth, 1812; Volume V, 'Book the Ninth - Ballads, Songs, &c. Book the Tenth - Satirical and Humorous', also 1811; Volume VI - Book the Eleventh - Larger Poems, 1812, Book the Twelfth - Larger Poems. Published in series. Harriet wrote her name on the reverse of each ffep. Books are tight, but 50% of the spine coverings are gone missing. Full leather. The text blocks are bright, clean, printed on high-quality paper. No underlinings, No dogears, No looseness, No mustiness, No smoke smell. No bookplates. NOT Ex-library. NOT Remainder-marked. An historic find. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Elegant Extracts from the Most Eminent ...
Publisher: John Sharpe, Sharpe and Halles
Publication Date: 1810
Illustrator: Two Frontis per Volume
Book Condition: Good
Edition: 1st Edition
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