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BELL'S POETS OF GREAT BRITAIN. CHRISTOPHER PITT. 1782

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Gaithersburg
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BELL'S POETS OF GREAT BRITAIN. CHRISTOPHER PITT. 1782
THE POETICAL WORKS OF CHRISTOPHER PITT. With The Life Of The Author. Bell's Edition. Edinburg (sic): At The Apollo Press, By The Martins, 1782. 5" x 3". Bound in full leather. Both covers have gilt tooled Greek Key borders. The spine gilt tooled with lyre designs in compartments and red and black onlays. Marbled endpapers. Finely engraved portrait of Christopher Pitt, A.M. (see enlargement 6). Engraved pictorial title: "His hand a Wreath of peaceful Olive bore/With this he touch'd the sleeping Monarch's Ineast". In very good condition.


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