The Faerie Queene (2 volumes)

The Faerie Queene (2 volumes)

Edmund Spenser

Cambridge University Press, 1909


2 volume set. Limited ed. of 350.  Folios, 33 cm.  Bound in publisher's blind tooled leather.  Front boards detached, chip to spine tail of Vol. 1.  Clean, unmarked pages.  544 & 494 pages.  The text of Books I to VI is that of the edition of 1596; the fragment of Book VII is from the folio edition of 1609. The letter to Sir Walter Raleigh and the prefatory verses are from the edition of 1590.

  Contents: V. 1. Books I-III; v. 2. Books IV-VII.  "Of this edition, printed in the Cambridge type upon hand-made paper, three hundred & fifty copies have been printed, of which three hundred (numbered)--are for sale in England and America, and the type has been distributed."  

This is an oversized or heavy book, which requires additional postage for international delivery outside the US.

  • Product Code: 1712080013
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  • $180.00
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