Leonidas, A Poem.

By: (Glover, Richard).

Price: $100.00

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Book Condition: Good Condition


xxii, 262pp., (263), errata; 12mo; green half-leather and marbled paper over boards; leather spine label lettered in gilt. Front pastedown with bookplate of Sir Norton Joseph Knatchbull (10th Baronet); ownership name in ink front endpaper, Chester Chapin, 1951, .98 (purchase price?); and Wm Banks Hodgkinson on title page. Rubbing to covers, edges and leading corner tips; paper scuff above the bookplate near hinge; some tanning to pastedowns & endpapers.

Epic poem celebrating Liberty, with reference to the politics of the time. In 1739 he was one of the founding governors of the Foundling Hospital, dedicated to the plight of abandoned children.

Title: Leonidas, A Poem.

Author Name: (Glover, Richard).

Categories: Poetry,

Edition: 3rd Edition

Publisher: London, R. Dodsley: 1738

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good Condition

Seller ID: 9678

Keywords: Great Britain 18th Century