Le rime del Petrarca.
Londra: presso C. Corrall; a spesi di G. Pickering 1822. 48 mo (89 mm.), , 237,  pp. Engraved portrait by R. Grave and engraved title-page. Original full red morocco gilt, lettered in gilt on upper cover, a fine copy in the de luxe binding. First Pickering edition issued in his Diamond Classics series and printed in Diamond type by C. Correll; Pickering's first book in the Diamond Classics series was his Horace of 1820. Editions of Virgil and Cicero appeared in the following year and in 1822 he published Petrarch and Tasso. The series continued, later including English authors, until 1831. Keynes, p. 84.
(Item Id: 5318)