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Milton, John
PARADISE LOST. A POEM IN TWELVE BOOKS... PHILADELPHIA: ROBERT BELL, 1777
Estimate
2,0002,500
LOT SOLD. 2,250 GBP
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Milton, John
PARADISE LOST. A POEM IN TWELVE BOOKS... PHILADELPHIA: ROBERT BELL, 1777
Estimate
2,0002,500
LOT SOLD. 2,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Milton, John
PARADISE LOST. A POEM IN TWELVE BOOKS... PHILADELPHIA: ROBERT BELL, 1777
half-title with publisher's advertisements on verso, engraved frontispiece, conclusion part of accompanying volume; [together with:] Paradise Regain'd... to which are added, Samson Agonistes... With the Life of the Author by Thomas Newton... Philadelphia: Robert Bell, 1777; 2 volumes, 8vo, near uniform contemporary calf, spines in compartments, collector's chemise and slipcase, some spotting and browning, loss to front free endpaper in volume one with patterns of holes
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Provenance

[Volume 1:] Geo. Thomas, ownership inscription
[Volume 2:] Isaac Osgood, presentation inscription to D.L. Pickman; Elizabeth Pickman, ownership signature

Catalogue Note

THE VERY RARE FIRST AMERICAN EDITION OF MILTON'S "PARADISE LOST".

English Literature, History, Children’s Books and Illustrations, including The Garrett Herman Collection: The Age of Darwin

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London