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The poetical works of Alexander Pope /
with his life by Samuel Johnson, LL.D. ; and illustrated with engravings, from paintings and designs of Howard, Stothard, Westall, &c. &c. ...
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London: : Printed by Whittingham and Rowland ... for Sharpe and Hailes ..., 1811.
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2 volumes : illustrations, portrait ; 22 cm. (8vo)
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London: : Printed by Whittingham and Rowland ... for Sharpe and Hailes ..., 1811.
general note
Frontispiece portrait engraved by Ls. Schiavonetti after a design drawn by E.F. Burney; Frontispiece portrait engraved by Jas. Heath after a painting by Sir Godfrey Kneller.
Includes "Musaeus: a monody, to the memory of Mr. Pope, in imitation of Milton's Lycidas, by the Rev. William Mason, M.A.": volume 1, pages [161]-171.
Index at end of volume 2.
Plates have imprint F.J. DuRoveray, London, dated 1798-1810.
The nineteen plates are engraved by Jas. Fittler (6), James Heath (4), R. H. Cromek (2), Wm. Bromley, G. Noble, Jas. Parker, Wm. Worthington, C. Warren, F. Bartolozzi, and Jas. Neagle after designs by Westall (4), Stothard (7), Henry Singleton (4), James Thurston (2), Wm. Hamilton and Henry Howard.
local note
Victoria University Library copy has armorial bookplate of John Ellman Brown, Shoreham; each vol. signed on title-page, "G. Morgan".
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6165823
 
Gift to Victoria University Library. Bentley, G.E., Jr. 2005/10/01.

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