The poetical works of Robert Southey.
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Longman, Green, Longman and Roberts,
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Text in double columns.
Added t.p., engraved with vignette: Southey's poetical works.
All page-edge paintings relating to Southey's famous lead poem Joan of Arc. Side edges of Joan of Arc's Visions and her Martyrdom, with the main fore-edge of Joan of Arc after painting by Ingres, by fore-edge artist, Martin Frost.
Full contemporaneous burgundy wine colored pebbled grain morocco by Wiseman; spine with five raised bands with gilt stamps in top and bottom panels and title in 2nd panel, blind-tooling flanking the raised bands; covers with three blind-tooled rules and coat-of-arms gilt stamp in center of each cover; gilt turn-ins; all page edges gilt; silk ribbon page marker.
Physical description: xxviii, 828 p.,  leaves of plates : ill., port. ; 24 cm.