Poems on Several Occasions... to which is added, his Life, by Mr George Sewell.


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Place Published: Dublin
Publisher: A. Bradley
Date Published: 1730

Description: Illustrated with some woodcut vignettes; lacking frontispiece portrait. 144pp. Slim 12mo. contemporary calf (quite worn but sound with joints starting; several pages have minor paper damage and several others have light dampstain on lower margin. Dublin, 1730. First Dublin edition. A good copy.

Comments: Collection of Philips's major poems, works that, "written in revolt against the heroic couplet, between the death of Dryden and the appearance of Pope, occupy an important position in the history of English literature." DNB 15 1063.

Binding: hardcover
Condition: good
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 214582

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By This Author: PHILIPS, John.
By This Publisher: A. Bradley
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