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CAPTAIN SWORD AND CAPTAIN PEN. A POEM. WITH SOME REMARKS ON WAR AND MILITARY STATESMEN [A EDWARD NEWTON BOOKPLATE]

By: Leigh Hunt

Price: $141.00

Publisher: Charles Knight.: 1835

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 37044

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; viii, 112 2 ads pages; Half title and frontis. Bound in original green patterned cloth. Book plate of A Edward Newton whose book plate is much more uncommon than his signature. The work centers on the unfitness for ruling of those leaders who lead their countries to war. An early pacifist work. With postscrpt. Spine lightly chipped. The end of the book consists of a plate [noted as pp 112], with blank verso with two pages of ads with the last page with the number '4' on it to make up the 2 leaves called for. Total plates including frontis is 8. View more info