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The Works Of Virgil [Dryden]

$500.00 inc GST

By Virgil; John Dryden [trans]

Lovely antiquarian set of Dryden’s Virgil

Out of stock

Description

  • Complete in four volumes [J&F Rivington et al, London, 1772]; full leather, marbled eps, bookplate of James Hatch Esq in each [overwritten by later owner], all hinges split but holding, steel engravings by J Collyer; a very good set
  • v1 The Life Of Pub. Virgilius Maro.; Pastorals; Georgics; 324pp; 4 steel engravings inc frontis; front board detached [single string remains intact]
  • v2 missing bottom portion of leather on spine, missing volume pastedown on spine; 318pp; Georgics; Aeneis [The Aeneid], 4 steel engravings
  • v3 missing pastedown title panels, missing leather bottom quarter of spine285pp; 6 steel engravings, Aeneis [The Aeneid]
  • v4 missing volume pastedown on spine; 270pp Aeneis [The Aeneid]; Notes & Observations + Index [106 pages relating to all four vols]