The Faerie Queene: Disposed into Twelve Bookes, fashioning XII. Morall Vertues.

By: Spenser, Edmund

Price: NZ$87.00

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Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Rebacked in amateur fashion. The original leather spine has been laid down onto the new leather, but this original spine is in very poor condition with very bad dry rot and large chips missing. Internally good. 19th century heraldic bookplate of Francis Digby Spencer Neave. Inscription to Francis Digby S. Neave, "on his leaving Eton", from J. W. Martyn, dated 1860. ; "Fifth Edition with a Glossary". xii, 820 pages + frontispiece. Full leather binding. Calf boards. Amateur rebacking, with later leather spine overlapping the leather of the front boards. Marbled endpapers and page edges. Page dimensions: 165 x 98mm. A nineteenth century edition of Spencer's long poem, the first part of which was originally published in 1590.; 16mo

Title: The Faerie Queene: Disposed into Twelve Bookes, fashioning XII. Morall Vertues.

Author Name: Spenser, Edmund

Illustrator: Illustrated by Corbauld, Edward

Categories: Other,

Publisher: London, Routledge, Warnes, and Routledge: 1859

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 12698

Keywords: Poetry