Poems, Supposed to have been Written at Bristol, by Thomas Rowley, and Others, in the Fifteenth Century.

ROWLEY, Thomas [CHATTERTON, Thomas].

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Date Published: 1794

Description: Extra engraved title page, and one other plate bound at front. xxix, [3], 328pp. 8vo, handsomely bound in 18th century 3/4 burgundy morocoo over marbled boards with gilt-stamped spine; marbled endpapers, t.e.g. (binding is rubbed; joints cracked and repaired; ink marginalia on several pages, some of which has been eradicated). Cambridge: Printed by B. Flower, for the Editor... 1794.

Comments: Includes the 4pp "Monody on the Death of Chatterton" by Coleridge - his first to be published in book form. "By internal and external evidence alike (Thomas) Chatterton is now known to have been the one sole author of these productions (this work)." DNB IV, p. 151. Lowndes III, p. 2139.

Binding: hardcover
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 159857


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Just a quick message to let you know that I have received the book last week, 1726, in a French armorial binding. Just beautiful, a great addition to my collection. Thanks again for selling such quality items and hope to trade with you again. Best regards from France - Adrien
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