[iv],iii,108pp tall 8vo quarter parchment. A very good copy with author's inscription to his god-daughter. A nice Victorian period-piece - verse in unusual metres; Greek epigrams on Gladstone; poems by friends E.C. Brice, E. Walford, H.C. Caulfield, Prince Louis-Lucien Bonaparte; many translations of 'God Save the Queen', most notably perhaps Henry Boscawen's Assyrian version and an extra verse sent by telegramme by Oliver Wendel Holmes. Codice inventario libreria
Titolo: EPIGRAMMATICA, Serious, Semi-serious, and ...
Casa editrice: [Printed for the Author at the Westminster Aldine Press], To be had of Messrs Henry Sotheran.
Data di pubblicazione: 1890
Descrizione libro Publisher. Condizione libro: Good. . Codice libro della libreria L10H-00571
Descrizione libro Sotheran & Co., London, 1890. Cloth. Condizione libro: Good. !st Edition.First Printing. A good first edition copy in the original quarter cream cloth spine and printwed green cloth boards, 108 pages of text all in good clean tightlyb bound condition, the edges of the boards are rubbed at the edges and the spine has some rubbing else a v.good copy Size: 8vo. Codice libro della libreria 001920
Descrizione libro 1890. HARFORD, Rev. Frederick Kill. EPIGRAMMATICA, SERIOUS, SEMI-SERIOUS, AND DIVERTIVE. Westminster: Privately Printed, 1890. 4to. Original printed boards, top edge gilt. (iv), iv, 108 pages. First edition. Presentation copy. A collection of inspired bursts of literary creativity, indexed. Includes a ``Complimentary Verse from the United States of America,'' an additional stanza by Oliver Wendell Homes for ``God Save the Queen.'' Respined, covers worn. Scarce. Codice libro della libreria 2245
Descrizione libro London - Messrs. Henry Southeran and Co. Booksellers by Appointment to H.R.H. The Prince of Wales, 1890. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Very Good. First edition. Epigrammatica, Serious, Semi-serious, and Divertive by Frederick Kill Harford. With a letter inserted from the author to General Lord Edward Pelham Clinton dated July 3rd 1899. First edition. Printed for the author at the Westminster Aldine Press. A collection of epigrams 'professedly of a mixed character'. With an index to rear of the four sections in which the epigrams are divided: (a) Serious; (b) Semi-serious; (c) Divertive; and Miscellaneous. Condition: In a paper vellum binding. Externally, generally smart but with slight wear to extremities and handling marks. Internally, firmly bound. Bright and generally clean throughout, but with foxing to endpapers, occasional spots and handling marks, predominantly to text block edges. Overall: VERY GOOD. Codice libro della libreria 043424