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Paradise Lost, A Poem by  John Milton - Hardcover - 1770 - from Bird's Books (SKU: 614)

Paradise Lost, A Poem

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Paradise Lost, A Poem

by Milton, John

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  • poor
  • hardcover
Condition
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Printed by Robert and Andrew Foulis, Printers to the University, Glasgow, 1770. Hardcover. Poor. Printed by Robert and Andrew Foulis, Printers to the University, Glasgow, 1770. Poor. Approx. 13'' by 8.25''. Full leather binding, spine with raised bands, outer binding original, but in poor condition. Inner book is generally clean & still well bound. Subscriber list, summary of the arguments within the poem. 466pp of the poem plus index. Portrait of Milton on title page and marbled endpapers. 3 pages at front have a tear and there is an ink stain on the edge. (see pictures). From the library of Lockhart of Cleghorn with their bookplate on the front pastedown. With an inscription 'Barbara Lockhart from her sister Mrs Jamieson' on the front endpapers.***Heavy & will require overseas postage***

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Bookseller
Bird's Books GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
614
Title
Paradise Lost, A Poem
Author
Milton, John
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Poor
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Printed by Robert and Andrew Foulis, Printers to the University, Glasgow
Place of Publication
Glasgow
Date published
1770
Keywords
CLASSIC, MILTON, POETRY, RELIGIOUS POETRY
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Art;

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raised band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books.  The bands are created...[more]
bookplate
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spine
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Poor
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title page
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