The Poetical Works of Philip Dormer Stanhope Earl of Chesterfoeld.
London: Elkin Matthews & Marrot, 1927. Small 4to., [viii], 9-46 pp. Original violet-blue paste-paper boards, paper backstrip label, unopened. Slightly rubbed at extremities of binding, backstrip slightly yellowed; internally very good. First Edition thus; one of 250 copies on Binda hand-made paper. "The original English text of the poems and epigrams with editorial notes from the Miscellaneous Works, Volume III, London 1778, with the addition of several poems from other sources" (Officina Bodoni Bib.) One of the earliest books printed at the Press in Montagnola, before the move to Verona. Officina Bodoni Bib. 20. Ransom, p. 371, #11.
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