Title: Milton's Paradise Lost, 1795. Fore-edge Painting
Author: John Milton
Publisher: London T. Longman, B. Law, P. Dodsley et al.
A late 18th century edition of Milton’s poetical classic, Paradise Lost, in 12 books.
There is a fore-edge painting of the Battersea Bridge in London, displaying several additional figures and a market scene. This volume bears the ex-libris bookplate of the Fintray House Library.
One finely bound volume in octavo, XLVI+382 pages
This volume is in good shape, with rubbing and staining to the binding, and stress to the hinges. There is some foxing and staining throughout.