MILTON, JOHN | Paradise Lost. Glasgow: Robert & Andrew Foulis, 1770
MILTON, JOHN | Paradise Lost. Glasgow: Robert & Andrew Foulis, 1770
MILTON, JOHN | Paradise Lost. Glasgow: Robert & Andrew Foulis, 1770
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MILTON, JOHN | Paradise Lost. Glasgow: Robert & Andrew Foulis, 1770

Estimate: 800 - 1,200 USD

MILTON, JOHN | Paradise Lost. Glasgow: Robert & Andrew Foulis, 1770

Estimate: 800 - 1,200 USD

Lot Sold:6,875USD
(19 bids, reserve met)

Description

Property from a Florida Collector

MILTON, JOHN

Paradise Lost. Glasgow: Robert & Andrew Foulis, 1770


Folio (14½ x 9¼ in.; 365 x 235 mm). Title with engraved portrait; minor marginal toning to title. Contemporary English full red morocco, spine in compartments with gilt star device and rules, green morocco label. Cloth box.


A large paper copy in a handsome contemporary red morocco binding. A lovely copy of one of the masterpieces of the Foulis Press. 

Condition Report

Condition as described in catalogue entry.


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MILTON, JOHN | Paradise Lost. Glasgow: Robert & Andrew Foulis, 1770
MILTON, JOHN | Paradise Lost. Glasgow: Robert & Andrew Foulis, 1770
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