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Waller, Edmund, 1606–1687

The works of Edmund Waller, esqr., in verse and prose : published by Mr. Fenton.

London : Printed for I. Tonson in ye Strand, MDCCXXIX [1729]
Physical Description:
9 p.l., 450, xci, [1] p. : ill. ; 31 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR3750 .A1 1729+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
BEIN Ij W156 +729: Plate to follow Aaaa2 misbound to precede A1.
SML,Y Ij W156 +729: Plate to follow Aaaa2 misbound to precede A1.
With engravings by George Vertue.
Title page is engraved. Contains head- and tail-pieces and historiated initials.
English short title catalogue, T101629
"Observations on some of Mr. Waller's poems": xci p. at end.
BAC: British Art Center copy extra-illustrated with 120 17th and 18th century engraved plates, including portraits, views, medals, etc. Bound (in 2 volumes) in 19th-century gilt-tooled green morocco, with gilt edges. Armorial bookplate: Elton. Clevedon Court. Co. Somerset.
Subject Terms:
Elton -- Bookplate.
Tonson, I., -- Publisher.
Engravings -- 1729.
Armorial bookplates (Provenance)
Extra-illustrated copies (Provenance) -- 18th century.
Fenton, Elijah, 1683-1730.
Vertue, George, 1684-1756, engraver
Tonson, Jacob, 1682-1735, bookseller.

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