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1 Milton, John COMPLETE POETICAL WORKS
Tonson 1759 First thus; Second Printing Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
Leather binding by Baskerville. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Two Quarto volumes Include Paradise Lost, Paradise Regained, etc. 
Price: 1200.00 USD
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2 Milton, John PARADISE LOST
Tonson 1719 Tenth Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Some discoloration of first several pages. Piece missing from page 163 which does affect text slightly. 
Recently rebound with remnant of original spine attached. Twelve engravings present. ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 315 pages; Leather, very scarce, only one other copy available online at point of this writing. Includes index 
Price: 500.00 USD
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3 Milton, John PARADISE LOST Adorn'd with Sculptures
London Jacob Tonson 1711 Ninth Edition Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket; Rear cover hanging on by a thread and needs repair. Otherwise an attractive book with firm binding as pictures attest. 
With a set of the 1688 small plates in contemporary calf binding. Spine gilt lettering dulled but attractive. Not a reprint from the frequently used text of the 1711 edition. The first 12 mo edition. Original leather , the boards well kept withthe spine expertly rebacked in the 1700's wutg gukt decirated abd ryked raused babdsm as wwell as gilt titling and date. Hinges and joints intact except rear cover as noted. Only some light foxing and staining as well as a few similar level wear point. Ex Libris plate of Milton collector Robert J Wickenheiser on front pastedown, else unmarked. The text itself is completely unmarked. The plates are the same used for the first illustrated folio edition of 1688. All 12 plates are present; thefrontis portrait of Milton , as well as the illustrated Coat of Arms at the heading of the Dedication; complete in all regards. ; Thick 12mo 5&1/2 inches tall; 376 pages; 16 pp book advs at rear..Fifty illustrations by Gustave Dore 
Price: 2500.00 USD
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4 Milton, John THE POETICAL WORKS OF JOHN MILTON
New York Frederick A Stokes 1888 First US Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Well-kept with some minor shelfwear externally, mostly clean and unmarked. Hinges intact and pages bright. Pages gilt edged. Illustrated by Gustave Dore and Others Including George Wharton Edwards 
Uniquelyand attractively designed Victorian copy of Milton's works, containing Paradise Lost, and containing alternating color vignette bordered leaves, as well as many plate, many of them being by Gustave Dore. Bound in ornate gilt adorned cloth with elaborate gilt, red and black embbossed design to most of front and spine. ; Wood engraving; 10 inches X 7 inches 
Price: 75.00 USD
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