The Poetical Works of the Rev. George Crabbe. With his letters and journals, and his life, by his son.
Small 8vo. 8 volumes, set. First collected edition. Contemporary half calf with marbled paper boards, leather labels to spines, gilt. Marbled edges and endpapers. Frontispiece and title page to each volume, engraved by E. Finden after C. Stanfield. Covers a bit rubbed and scuffed. A few corner tips pushed. Some very light foxing to the prelims of each volume. Contents clean. Very good +.
Published two years after the author’s death, this is the first collected edition of his poems and includes the first publication of his Posthumous Tales in volume 8. A nice set.
Author Crabbe, George
Publisher London, John Murray