£80 - £120
The Poetical Works of John Milton edited by Sir Egerton Brydes. A new edition published by William Tegg of London 1862.
From the private collection of the Headmaster of a religious private school - The poetical Works of John Milton edited by Sir Egerton Brydes. A new edition published by William Tegg of London 1862. Illustrated with engravings by the artist, J M W Turner. Full leather with five banded spine and contrasting title panel with gilt lettering. Further tooled gilt detailing to spine panels. Boards are scuffed to edges and corners. Spine scuffed to seams and top finger pull resulting in small tear. A few marks.Front gutter splitting but board secure. Marbled endpapers. Marbled page block edges. Endpapers lightly aged with small inscription. Plates aged and spotted, also title pages. Pages generally clean with light occasional spotting. Includes Paradise Lost, Paradise Regained and others . 1571g