Poems, by that most famous wit, William Drummond of Hawthornden.

By: Drummond, William.

Price: $75.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good Condition


336pp., engraved portrait frontis; 12mo; cloth with paper spine label. Oval offset on title page from frontis; some foxing to prelims and rear blank; text pages clean. Moderate rubbing to cloth & age toned paper label; chips to top of spine with top front join starting to split, 1.5". Remains solid overall.

Drummond was a book collector and poet, with a gaze steadily on the past, or as Ben Jonson said, his "verses were good, "Save that they smelled too much of the Schools, and were not after the fancie of the time."

Title: Poems, by that most famous wit, William Drummond of Hawthornden.

Author Name: Drummond, William.

Categories: Poetry,

Publisher: Edinburgh, James Stillie: 1852

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good Condition

Seller ID: 9752

Keywords: Scotland