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Nonesuch MIlton with Blake illustrations, 1/90  

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Poems in English with Illustrations by William Blake: Miscellaneous Poems, Paradise Regain'd & Samson Agonistes

Milton, John


The Nonesuch Press



2 volumes in 1. [8], 283; [8], 359 pp. Monochrome collotype plates from artwork by William Blake. 25x15 cm (9¾x6"), full vellum, spine lettered in gilt. No. 24 of 90 copies printed on Oxford India Paper, with the two volumes bound together, from a run of 1540 copies.

Deluxe format of the Nonesuch Milton, an exceedingly handsome and sought-after book.

Lot Amendments

Some slight discoloration and bowing to covers; slight darkening to margins, a few instances of offset from items at some time laid in; very good overall.

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