Festus: A Poem. Philip James Bailey.

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Festus: A Poem

London: William Pickering, 1848.

Third edition. Original bindstamped dark blue cloth with emblem design both covers, attractive gilt-stamped design of snake and lightening bolt. The third edition similar to second editioin, but with an entirey reset text printedd by R. Allen, Nottingham. With erratum leaf at end. Bailey's chief work, festus comprises some twelve divisions in an attempt to represent the relation of God to man." An uncommon and important work. Near fine.

Price: $275.00   Item #2413

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