A complete collection of the historical, political, and miscellaneous works of John Milton, both English and Latin. :
With som [sic] papers never before publish'd. In three volumes. To which is prefix'd the life of the author [by John Toland], containing, besides the history of his works, several extraordinary characters of men and books, sects, parties, and opinions.
|Main Creator:||Milton, John, 1608-1674.|
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Amsterdam [i.e. London] : [s.n.], finish'd in the year M.DC.XC.VIII. 
"The edition is commonly known as 'Toland's', but he was not the editor. He remarked elsewhere that he would have omitted several of the works."--Coleridge. John Toland did write the life of Milton printed in Volume 1, which is signed and dated: I.T. Sept. 3. 1698.
Title page in red and black.
Half-title (pi1r with port. on verso) reads "Miltons historical and political works". Variant: with an additional half-title (²pi1r) with verso blank which precedes "The life of Milton". This half-title is not reflected in the above pagination statement.
The frontispiece portrait of Milton (A1v) is signed: Gul. Faithorne ad vivum delin. et sculpsit.
Actual place of publication from Wing.
In three volumes, each with separate dated title page. Volume 3 has title: Joannis Miltoni opera omnia Latina.
Internal title pages in volumes 1 and 2 are dated 1694.
Volumes 1 and 2 have continuous pagination and register.
Volume 1 includes index for "The history of Britain".
The page preceding p. 836 is numbered 819.
The first leaf of Volume 3 is blank.
Vols. II and III wanting. There are several title-pages, variously dated, 1694-98.
Physical description: 3 v. (, 5-48, , 120, , 139-270 p., 271-274 leaves, , 275-441, , 442, ; , 443-528, 525-568, 545-812, , 836-837, 822-872; , 112, 105-363,  p. : port ; fol.
Citations/References: Wing (CD-Rom, 1996), M2087
Citations/References: Shawcross, J. Milton, 395
Citations/References: Coleridge, K.A. Catalogue of the Milton collection in the Turnbull Library, 73
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