The botanic garden; a poem in two parts . . Erasmus DARWIN.
The botanic garden; a poem in two parts . . .
The botanic garden; a poem in two parts . . .
FIRST EDITION OF BOTH VOLUMES

The botanic garden; a poem in two parts . . .

London; Lichfield: J. Johnson; J. Jackson, 1791; 1789. Two volumes in one; first volume in two parts. 4to. xii, 214 (ie, 216); 126 [2]; [xii], v-vii, [i], 184 pp. FIRST EDITION OF BOTH PARTS. Complete with frontispiece in both volumes, errata and 18 engraved plates, including engravings by William Blake. Half calf and contemporary marbled boards; some offsetting from the plates, minor browning, otherwise an excellent copy with some leaves unopened. From the library of William H. Murphy Grimshaw with his bookplate on the paste-down and another ownership signature on the second title. Item #15704

Price: $3,500.00

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