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Somervile, William, 1675–1742
The chace : a poem / by William Somervile, Esq.
London : Printed for G. Hawkins, and sold by T. Cooper at the Globe in Pater-Noster-Row, MDCCXXXV [1735]
Physical Description:
[12], 106, [2] pages, [1] leaf of plates : illustraion ; 25 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Sporting 2051
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Printed by William Bowyer; his records show 750 copies printed.
Frontispiece by Gravelot.
Signatures from Maslen & Lancaster, and Foxon.
Signatures: A⁴ a² B-O⁴ P²
English short title catalogue, T30391
Foxon, D.F. English verse, 1701-1750, S562
Bowyer ledgers, 2156
BAC: British Art Center copy: First edition. Small quarto. Full tan morocco; gilt panelled spine, top edge gilt. Frontispiece. Spine height: 9 3/4 inches. Provenance: Edward Percy Rich
Subject Terms:
Hunting -- Poetry.

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