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THE POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN KEATS Stock code: 12910

Publisher:

London: Humphrey Milford 1914

Description:

Enlarged edition on India paper. Beautifully bound in brown morocco by Riviere and Son. Decorative panelled tooling to the upper and lower boards, three raised bands and titles in gilt to the spine. Gilt inner dentelles, marbled endpapers. All edges gilt. Illustrated with a frontispiece portrait of Keats and Haydon's Life-mask of Keats placed in the position of Severn's drawing. 491 pp. A lovely copy, the binding with light fading of the spine otherwise fine. The contents with a bookplate to the front endpaper and with a tiny nick without loss to the edge of the a few pages, otherwise clean and fine throughout. A very attractive edition.

Price:

£275.00

Notes:

This printing includes for the first time sixteen lines of The Eve Of St. Mark, found by the editor in a Keats scrapbook lent to him by Mr. Frank Sabin.