1881 JOHN MILTON Paradise Lost VICTORIAN Fine Binding BOOK Poetry ANTIQUE Occult

1881-JOHN-MILTON-Paradise-Lost-VICTORIAN-Fine-Binding-BOOK-Poetry-ANTIQUE-Occult-01-pj 1881 JOHN MILTON Paradise Lost VICTORIAN Fine Binding BOOK Poetry ANTIQUE Occult
1881 JOHN MILTON Paradise Lost VICTORIAN Fine Binding BOOK Poetry ANTIQUE Occult
1881 JOHN MILTON Paradise Lost VICTORIAN Fine Binding BOOK Poetry ANTIQUE Occult
1881 JOHN MILTON Paradise Lost VICTORIAN Fine Binding BOOK Poetry ANTIQUE Occult
1881 JOHN MILTON Paradise Lost VICTORIAN Fine Binding BOOK Poetry ANTIQUE Occult
1881 JOHN MILTON Paradise Lost VICTORIAN Fine Binding BOOK Poetry ANTIQUE Occult
1881 JOHN MILTON Paradise Lost VICTORIAN Fine Binding BOOK Poetry ANTIQUE Occult
1881 JOHN MILTON Paradise Lost VICTORIAN Fine Binding BOOK Poetry ANTIQUE Occult
1881 JOHN MILTON Paradise Lost VICTORIAN Fine Binding BOOK Poetry ANTIQUE Occult

1881 JOHN MILTON Paradise Lost VICTORIAN Fine Binding BOOK Poetry ANTIQUE Occult
The Poetical Works of John Milton. Reprinted from the Chandos Poets. With Memoir, Explanatory Notes, &c. New York: Worthington Company, ND c1881. Classic and Victorian stunningly bound 8vo prose/poetry collection by John Milton; includes illustrated vignettes and full page plates, as shown. Highly decorative Victorian stylized boards with embellished ornate gilt/ red/ black title and designs on both the covers and the spine; strikingly designed with the gilt somewhat faded, rubbed with some wear at the edges and extremities. Hinges splitting but still intact, a few pages detached and loose, with resultant edgewear else holding nicely. Page edges gilt, a little faded. Bookplate and signature from the Gregg/Cravens family of Arkansas and Scott City, Kansas, ex-Confederate related; else unmarked. Includes famous poem Paradise Lost, also a few other works as well. Some prevalent browning and minor edge staining, else fine. Remains a striking shelf presence. 3 Aug 1947 (aged 79). Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, USA. The item “1881 JOHN MILTON Paradise Lost VICTORIAN Fine Binding BOOK Poetry ANTIQUE Occult” is in sale since Sunday, December 20, 2020. This item is in the category “Books\Antiquarian & Collectible”. The seller is “mantosilver” and is located in Spencerport, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Year Printed: 1881
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Topic: Poetry
  • Binding: Fine Binding
  • Region: North America
  • Author: John Milton
  • Subject: Literature & Fiction
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Worthington Company
  • Place of Publication: New York
  • Special Attributes: 1st Edition

1881 JOHN MILTON Paradise Lost VICTORIAN Fine Binding BOOK Poetry ANTIQUE Occult