Title Poems by William Cowper. With Illustrations by Hugh Cameron.
Seller ID 71202
William P. Nimmo. First edition thus. Prize binding bound in full madder-red calf with gilt borders to edges of boards, raised bands and gilt decorations to compartments of spine. All edges of pages gilt (and very bright) 483pp. Extra title page decorated in colour and gilt. Engraved portrait frontis. with tissue guard, two more title pages, one illustrated and one with vignette. 11 engraved plates. Marbled endpapers. Prize plate to front pastedown, slight damage to small portion of rear at top of hinge. Boards rubbed at extremities. Occasional foxing o/w VG+.
Poetry binding leather cowper illustrated