The Works. William CONGREVE.

The Works

Birmingham: John Baskerville for J. and R. Tonson, 1761. First Baskerville edition. 3 volumes, royal 8vo. Frontispiece portrait of Congreve by T. Chambars after G. Kneller, 5 engraved plates preceding the plays by Grignion after Hayman. 19th-century green straight-grained morocco gilt, all edges gilt, by Sotheran. Provenance: Rosita de Texada (bookplate); Kingdon Gould (bookplate). Some occasional pale spotting, joints rubbed, chip to head of spine on vol. 3. Item #401089

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