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First edition

John MILTON Paradise lost


Paradise lost

F. and R. Tonson and S. Draper, S. Birt, T. Longman, C. Hitch, F. Hodges, B. Dod, E. Wicksted, F. Oswald, F. Ward, F. Brindley, and C. Corbet,, London 1754, in-4 (23x28cm), (18 p.) lxix (41 p.) 491 pp. et 460 pp. (116 p.), 2 volumes reliés.

The very first "Newton-Edition" by Thomas Newton, Samuel Barrow (physician to King Charles II), Andrew Marcel and Joseph Addison.
Illustrated with two frontispiece portraits of Milton and six full-page plates for each volume. 
Contemporary full calf bindings, spines with five raised bands tooled in gilt, red and black morocco title labels. Fine restorations to spine-ends, joints and corners.
A very fine copy with full margins of this unusual edition, in its original contemporary English binding.

3 800 €

Réf : 76246



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