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“ONE OF THE GREATEST, MOST NOBLE AND SUBLIME POEMS WHICH EITHER THIS AGE OR NATION HAS PRODUCED”

MILTON, John. Paradise Lost. London, 1669.

First edition, fifth title page, of Milton's poetic masterpiece, his dramatic vision of Satan's expulsion from Heaven and the temptation of Adam and Eve. The excellent Macclesfield copy, with the arms of the Earls of Macclesfield in gilt on the front cover of the morocco binding by Hatton. "Rare" (Wickenheiser). $45,000.

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FULL CALF GILT SET OF MILTON’S WORKS, THE ONLY EDITION WITH TODD’S CONCORDANCE

MILTON, John. Poetical Works. London, 1809. Seven volumes.

Second edition of this collection of Milton’s works, with “Considerable Additions,” the only edition to contain Todd’s Concordance, with engraved frontispiece portrait and two plates, handsomely bound. $1900.

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SPLENDID GREGYNOG PRESS MASQUE OF COMUS, WITH EIGHT STUNNING WOOD-ENGRAVINGS BY BLAIR HUGHES-STANTON, ONE OF ONLY 250 COPIES

(HUGHES-STANTON, Blair) MILTON, John. Comus: A Mask. Newtown, 1931.

Striking private-press edition of Milton’s famous drama in verse, number 243 of only 250 copies, handsomely illustrated with frontispiece and tailpiece, vignette title page, and five full-page white-line wood-engravings by Blair Hughes-Stanton. $800.

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