The Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley, Now First Given from the Author's Original Editions, with Some Hitherto Inedited Pieces [Vols. I, II, III, IV - Complete in 4 Volumes]

By: Shelley, Percy Bysshe; Leigh Hunt; R. H. Shepherd (editor, notes)

Price: $200.00

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Book Condition: Very Good


Brown 1/2 morocco edged in gilt, brown pebbled cloth, spine panels lettered/decorated in gilt with 5 compartments, 4 raised bands, all text block edges in gilt. All volumes fairly uniform VG condition, showing mild rubbing to spine extremities and corners, some rubbing to joints and/or spine bands. Vol. IV shows thin strip of loss at head of spine and evidence of repair along front joint. 404,32 + 367,32 + 432,32 + 458,48 pp. Complete but apparently bound in the incorrect order, with Vol. IV contents consisting of the Second Series (see listing below); Vol. I imprint is Hotten, II-IV Chatto and Windus (with Vol. II note specifying them as successor to Hotten), Vols. I and II undated, Vols. III and IV dated 1875 on lower main title. (I) First Series: Queen Mab and the Early Poems; (II) Third Series: Posthumous Poems, The Masque of Anarchy, The Wandering Jew, The Shelley Papers, Notes to Queen Mab and Hellas; (III) Fourth Series: Zastrozzi, St. Irvyne or the Rosicrucian, Dublin and Marlow Pamphlets, Refutation of Deism, Miscellaneous Letters, The Shelley Papers; (IV) Second Series: Laon and Cythna the Cenci and Later Poems.

Title: The Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley, Now First Given from the Author's Original Editions, with Some Hitherto Inedited Pieces [Vols. I, II, III, IV - Complete in 4 Volumes]

Author Name: Shelley, Percy Bysshe; Leigh Hunt; R. H. Shepherd (editor, notes)

Categories: Imprints & Bindings, Poetry,

Publisher: London, I: John Camden Hotten/II-IV: Chatto and Windus: 1875

Binding: Half-Leather

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: N/A

Type: Book

Size: 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall

Seller ID: 037815