The Poetical Works of Thomas Hood First series

$75.00

FIRST EDITION, THUS. FIRST SERIES. A LOVELY COPY. NO DATE BUT CIRCA 1880. EDITED BY WILLIAM MICHAEL ROSSETTI. FULL BLACK LEATHER BINDING WITH GILT TO SPINE & FRONT BOARD. GOLD GILT TO ALL EDGES IN SUPERB CONDITION. FACSIMILE PAGE OF HOOD'S HAND-WRITTEN DRAFT OF SONG OF THE SHIRT [SEE PHOTOS BELOW]. BLACK & GOLD DECORATED ENDPAPERS EXCELLENT WITH ATTRACTIVE B & W 1940s OWNER BOOKPLATE. BOOK RIBBON. TANNING TO FEP & BEP ONLY. HEAD/TAIL SPINE A LITTLE RUBBED [SEE PHOTO]. 400 pp

Edited By: Rosetti, W M
Published: Ward, Lock & Co London, Edinburgh, Dublin, & New York
Edition: First edition, thus
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine