5th Edition, with notes of various authors, by Thomas Newton, D. D. Lacks the general title page in volume 1. Three volumes, 4to, in the original mottled calf, with the spines beautifully rebacked and gilt stamped. Clean and tightly bound. Pagination: Vol. 1 = lxxix (frontispiece engraving, title page, dedication, preface, Life of Milton), (xxi) Critique, 491 pages main text; Vol. 2 = 460 pages main text, 116 unnumbered pages of the index; Vol. 3 = (xii), 690 pages main text, 2 page word index. Vol. 3 - "Paradise Regain'd" has the 1761 printing date, and also a 1752 date. The top of each title page has a 1786 owner's inscription, with vol. 1 also having an 1810 (or 1910) inscription at the bottom of the title page. The pages and the over 12 engravings are clean and crisp. The covers are all very well attached without any cracking. Each volume measures about 9-1/4 inches by 11-1/2 inches, and the three volumes are a combined 6 inches thick. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Paradise Lost, A Poem in Twelve Books; ...
Publisher: Hitch; Hawes, Tonson; Etal
Publication Date: 1761
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: Fifth Edition.
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