THE WORKS OF MR. ABRAHAM COWLEY. Consisting of Those which were formerly Printed: And Those which ... THE WORKS OF MR. ABRAHAM COWLEY. Consisting of Those which were formerly Printed: And Those which ... THE WORKS OF MR. ABRAHAM COWLEY. Consisting of Those which were formerly Printed: And Those which ... THE WORKS OF MR. ABRAHAM COWLEY. Consisting of Those which were formerly Printed: And Those which ...

THE WORKS OF MR. ABRAHAM COWLEY. Consisting of Those which were formerly Printed: And Those which he Design'd for the Press, Now Published out of the Authors Original Copies. The 7th Ed. with The Second Part of the Works of Mr. Abraham Cowley.4th ed.

Cowley, Abraham

Published by J.M. for Henry Herringman, London, 1681
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First thus, with both volumes bound together. Full calf leather bindin g, spine with 5 raised bands. 2 frontis plate engravings (one for eac h volume), separate titles pages for both volumes, vol. 2 states 'publ ished by Mary Clark, for Charles Harper and John Tonson. 1681 The Four th Edition'. 560 pages total, Vol 1 paginated in sections as follows; 'An account of the life and writings of Mr. Abraham Cowley' (22 pages) ; 'Elegia' (4 pages); 'The preface of the author' (12 pages); 'Miscell anies' (42 pages), 'The mistress' (80 pages); 'Pindarique odes' (iv + 70 pages); 'Davideis, a sacred poem of the troubles of David' (154 pag es); 'Davideidos liber primus' (24 pages); 'Verses written on several occasions' (148 pages). Plus Volume 2 Bookseller to the Readers (4 pag es); Constantia and Philetus (19 pages); Tragic History of Pitamus and Thisbe (30 pages); Loves Riddle (67 pages) & Naufragium Comedia (32 p ages). A Good copy, X-College Library with withdrawn lib. plate on the front fly, reference call numbers on the spine. Both front and rear boards have cracked loose and are detached from the spine and contents . Armorial bookplate of Angelo George Kirby Hayter on the front endpap er. Old stain mark to the bottom 1/3 of the page block through-out th e text. Text otherwise clean, tight and unmarked. A decent candidate f or restoration. Bookseller Inventory # 68412

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Title: THE WORKS OF MR. ABRAHAM COWLEY. Consisting ...

Publisher: J.M. for Henry Herringman, London

Publication Date: 1681

Binding: Hardcover - Leather

Book Condition: Good

Edition: 7th Edition.

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