8vos, period full tree calf with red leather labels and gilt lines and device on the spines. With an additional illustrated title "A Complete Edition of the Poets of Great Britain". Illustrated with an engraved frontispieces in each volume. An additional volume was subsequently added to the set in 1807. Bindings and labels with some rubbing, head of some spines with minor chipping. Otherwise a very good copy in a contemporary binding. Name of "Timothy Dwight, jur. 1803" on the front fly-leaves. CBEL vol. 2, p. 260. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Works of the British Poets with Prefaces...
Publisher: London: John & Arthur Arch, and for Bell & Bradfute, and J. Mundell & Co., Edinburgh, 1795.
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