Early English Poets 1803 Ellis Root leather binding set 3 vols England Poetry AnthologyBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
[English Poetry, Anglo-Saxon Poetry, Medieval Poems, 19th Century Poets].
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Specimens of the Early English Poets, to Which is Prefixed an Historical Sketch of the Rise and Progress of the English Poetry and Language, by George Ellis, Esq.
Published 1803, London by W. Bulmer and Co.
3 Volumes complete, pp. 424; 452; 458.
"Signed" by Root & Son.
Period 3/4 leather bindings, raised bands, gilt lettering on spine, marbled covers and end papers, all edges gilt.
Minor scuffing to spines and joints, but a wonderful set with fine visual appeal.
Books measure: 7 1/8" H X 4 1/2" W.
Set along the shelf measures: 3 1/2".