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Milton's Paradise lost.
Milton, John, 1608-1674.
edition
A new edition / adorned with plates.
imprint
London : Printed by T. Bensley ... for F.J. Du Roveray : Sold by R. Dutton, B. Crosby and Co., E. Lloyd and J. Bell, 1802.
description
2 volumes : illustrations, portrait ; 24 cm. (8vo)
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imprint
London : Printed by T. Bensley ... for F.J. Du Roveray : Sold by R. Dutton, B. Crosby and Co., E. Lloyd and J. Bell, 1802.
general note
Illustrations: 13 prints : engraving ; full-page. Comprise frontispiece portrait with legend: "Engraved by Wm. Sharp, after an original miniature by Samuel Cooper: the ornaments by G.B. Cipriani & E.F. Burney" and 12 illustrations, engraved by W. Bromley, Jas. Neagle, C. Warren (2), A. Smith (2), F. Bartolozzi (3), Jas. Fittler (2) and R. Rhodes from designs by Henry Fuseli (6) and William Hamilton (6). "The frontispiece portrait ... is not from an authenticated original"--Stevens, D.H. Reference guide to Milton.
Volume 1: [3], 264 pages, 7 unnumbered leaves of plates; volume 2: [1], 250 pages, 6 unnumbered leaves of plates.
local note
Victoria University Library volumes each signed on fly-leaf, "John Forster Woodburn".
catalogue key
6119224
 
Gift to Victoria University Library. Bentley, G.E., Jr. 2005/10/01.

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