Item #77385 The Works of Ben Johnson. Peter Whalley.

The Works of Ben Johnson

D. Midwinter, London, 1756. 7 Volumes. 8Vo Hardcover. Acceptable. Item #77385

A complete seven volume set collated with all the former editions and corrected, with notes critical and explanatory. Bound in quarter calf with marbled design on boards, pointed corners and gold gilt lettering. Pages are very bright for the age with minor foxing to the edges and stiffness with each page turn. Text-blocks are in solid condition and binding is tight. Hinges are joints are cracked and detached on front boards of vol. I, II, and VI. Other volumes have fragile hinges that are split but remain attached. Leather on spines are chipping, text-blocks have splotches of discoloration. Ex-libris bookplates present on inside of all volumes.

Price: $600.00

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