Poems, / by Robert Southey..

Poems, / by Robert Southey..
Southey, Robert, 1774-1843., Biggs, Nathaniel. printer., Cottle, Joseph, 1770-1853, printer., Tuckwell, William, 1829-1919. former owner., Turnbull, Alexander, 1868-1918. former owner., G. G. and J. Robinson (Paternoster Row, London, England) printer., Zaehnsdorf (Firm) binder.

Printed on wove paper, with watermarks including "Durham & ..." and "1794."

Signatures: pi ⁴[A]⁴ B-2E⁴.

"Botany-Bay eclogues"--P. 75-104.

Includes printer's advertisements (final leaf).

Ferguson, J.A. Australia, 257

English short title catalogue, T139939

upper cover of binding Digital image. Wellington, N.Z. : National Library of New Zealand, 2006 Alexander Turnbull Library copy 1.

The Alexander Turnbull Library Rare Book copy 1. Binding: red crushed goatskin, upper and lower covers tooled with ornate gold border decorated with abstract corner designs built up out of spiral pattern gold tools, central armorial device of Alexander H. Turnbull, spine gold tooled in decorated compartments, raised spine bands, gold tooled edges and turn-ins, marbled endpapers, top text edge gilt, untrimmed fore and lower edges. Front cover turn-in signed: Bound by Zaehnsdorf 1914; gold binder's stamp on lower pastedown. Acc. 352311.

The Alexander Turnbull Library Rare Book copy 2. Binding: calf, spine gold tooled with decorated compartments, red morocco spine label, gold tooled edges, blue sprinkled text edges. Slip from publisher's catalogue tipped onto front pastedown. Spine title: Southey's poems. Provenance: pictorial bookplate with arms of W. Tuckwell with motto: Sevire regnare. Acc. 352312.

Digital image available: upper cover of binding, Alexander Turnbull Library Rare Book copy. Details available on request from Curator, Rare Books and Fine Printing.

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[Bristol] : Printed by N. Biggs, for Joseph Cottle, Bristol, and G.G. & J. Robinson, London., 1797..
[8], 220, [2] p. ; 17 cm. (8vo)
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