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ANTIQUARIAN BOOK

The Poetical Works.

WORDSWORTH (William).

WORDSWORTH (William).

The Poetical Works. [The Only Complete Cheap Edition] Edited by William Michael Rossetti. Illustrated by Henry Dell.

Woodcut frontispiece, plates and head and tail-pieces. Each page of text within a red rule border.

8vo. [191 x 123 x 36 mm]. [1]f, xiv, 568 pp. Contemporary binding of tree calf, the covers with a gilt foliate roll border and Wellington College arms block on the front. The spine divided into six panels with gilt compartments, lettered in the second on a red goatskin label, the others tooled with a flower and sprigs, the edges of the boards tooled with a gilt roll, the turn-ins with a blind roll, marbled endleaves and edges.
London: Ward, Lock, and Co, [1879?].

The date is taken from the British Library Catalogue. A fine copy. With the Wellington College prize label awarding the book to W. N. Leggett for Natural Sciences, 30 July 1894, signed by the Master, B. Pollock.

Stock no. ebc3513

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