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THE PARADISE LOST OF MILTON [COMPLETE IN TWO VOLUMES]

By: Milton [John]

Price: $1,504.00

Publisher: London, Septimus Prowett,: 1827

Seller ID: 36254


Mezzotint; 8vo. Vol I: [6], 228 pp. Vol II: [4], 218 pp, , 12 books in two. Contemp ½ leather. Spines, joints, and edges of covers rubbed. 24 (of either 24 or 26 according to the source-. 24 Mezzotinted plates. Martin began the process of illustrating Milton’s “Paradise Lost” in 1824 under commission from the publisher Septimus Prowett. The project called for the production of 24 for the octavo size set and an equal number for a larger format. ) plates, Mainly ma... View more info