29: Specimens of the Early English Poets 1801
Title: Specimens of the Early English Poets, to Which is Prefixed an Historical Sketch of the Rise and Progress of the English Poetry and Language
Author: Ellis, George
Description: 3 volumes. (8vo) 18.3x12 cm. (7¼x4¾") full tree calf, spines gilt. Second Edition.First published in a single volume edition, 1790. Armorial bookplate of Henry Sherbrooke in each volume, bookplate of noted collector Eric S. Quayle in first volume.
Heading: Place Published: London
Publisher: G. and W. Nicol
Date Published: 1801
Joints cracked, extremities rubbed; very good.