Lot 258 of 302:
18th c. Miscellany Poems by William Wycherley  

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Miscellany Poems: As Satyrs, Epistles, Love-Verses, Songs, Sonnets, &c

Wycherley, William


Printed for C. Brome, J. Taylor and B. Tooke



Mezzotint frontis portrait after a portrait by Sir Peter Lely. (Folio) 18th century gilt-panelled speckled calf rebacked with the original spine laid on, red morocco labels, gilt decorations and lettering, a.e.g.  First Edition, first issue, large paper copy.

Early bookplate of James Norman on the front paste-down, below which is the modern bookplate of H. Bradley Martin. On the rear paste-down is the bookplate of William Marchbank. Lot 3338 in the Martin Sale. 

Lot Amendments

Covers scuffed and worn; few small tears and light foxing; very good.

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