THE POETICAL WORKS OF CHURCHILL, SOUTHEY, AND THOMSON, HANDSOMELY BOUND
CHURCHILL, Charles, SOUTHEY, Robert, and THOMSON, James. The Poetical Works. Boston: Little Brown, 1854-60. Fifteen volumes. Octavo, contemporary three-quarter brown calf, elaborately gilt-decorated spines, raised bands, black and tan morocco spine labels, marbled boards, endpapers, and edges. $1500.
19th-century editions of the collected works of three well-known British poets, handsomely bound in contemporary calf-gilt.
With frontispiece portraits of Churchill and Thomson. Pencil owner signature.
Text generally clean and fine, light rubbing to bindings. A lovely set.