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This set features poetry by eminent writers of the time including Milton, Andrew Marvell, and Shakespeare.
Handsomely bound in full leather with stamped / tooled boards and rebacked spines.
Bindings tight and square. Text clean, Moderate handling wear. Text is age-toned though readable.
Volume 1: From the Time of Oliver Cromwell, to the Abdication of K. James the Second. Written by the greatest Wits of the Age.
Volume 2: Poems on Affairs of State, from the reign of K. James the first, to this present year 1703.
Volume 3: Poems on Affairs of State From 1640 to this present Year 1704.
Volume 4: Poems on Affairs of State From 1620 to this present Year 1707…..Volume 4 includes "A Collection of some Satyrical Prints against the French King, Elector of Bavaria, &c. Curiously ingraven on Copper-Plates."
Ref: Lowndes, Vol 7 p.1895. “This is the preferred and best printings; CBEL: VII, 186; ESTC, does not address 5th edition, though this is a variant without numbering errors; OCLC: shows other variants and editions”.
Title: Poems on Affairs of State: Four Volumes – Complete Set
Illustration: Volume 4 includes "A Collection of some Satyrical Prints against the French King, Elector of Bavaria, &c. Curiously ingraven on Copper-Plates."
Categories: 18th CENTURY and EARLIER,
Edition: Fifth Edition.
Publisher: London:, Publisher Unknown / Unstated,: Printed in the years: 1703-1707
lb: 8.00 lb
Seller ID: 008659