London: Printed by J. Hughs, for R. and J. Dodsley, at Tully's-Head in Pall-Mall, 1758. Vols. 1-3 are "The fifth edition"; v. 4 is "The second edition." Issued together; Vols 5 & 6 have no statment of edition. Hardcover. Six octavo volumes in full leather; b&w illus; music ; 18 cm. Ex-library with call numbers to spines; else overall in very good condition, with usual internal institutional markings (book plates; circulation cards). Please see photos. Item #93670
Engraved title vignettes, head- and tail-pieces; illustrations engraved by Charles Grignion after Francis Hayman. English Short Title Catalogue: T115890; v. 1-3; T115889; v. 4; T115893; v. 5-6. / English poetry -- 18th century. English poetry -- 18th century. English poetry. 1700-1799. Edition statements and volume numbers from half-titles. Vols. 1-3 were first published in 1748. Also known as: Dodsley's Miscellany.
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