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[Fore-edge Painting] The Poetical Works of John Milton. Printed from the Original Editions with a Life of the Author by A. Chalmers A New Edition with an Etching by Francis S. Walker, R.E. and 119 Illustrations

Milton, John. Life by A. Chalmers

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Elaborate fore-edge painting with a medallion portrait of Milton flanked by view of his residence at Chalfont and of St. Giles Church Cripplegate wherein lies his tomb. N.d., circa 1870s. 8vo. 22 by 15 cm. xxxi, 687 pp. Lovely full red morocco binding by Bickers, with gilt decoration on the spine and board corners. Rubbing to the spine extremities and light wear to the binding elsewhere. Clean and tight. Bookseller Inventory # 003286

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Title: [Fore-edge Painting] The Poetical Works of ...

Publisher: Bickers and Son

Binding: Full Morocco

Book Condition: Very Good

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