[Sammelband]. [John Philips]. Group of Five Works by or about John Philips. London: various publishers, 1719-1720. Early editions. Four volumes bound as one. Including his most well known work, Cyder. Twelvemo. [ii], 36; 12; 8, [9-11], 12-28; [7], 8-71, [1, advertisements]. Contemporary paneled calf, spine lettered in blind with five raised bands, boards ruled and tooled in blind. Boards rubbed with some light soiling, edges worn, joints starting, lacking front endpapers, preliminary blanks torn, lacking most half titles, some marginal discoloration, scant marginal holographic notations. Good. From the William E. Fredeman Collection.

    More Information: Titles include: [George] Sewell. The Life and Character of John Philips. London: E. Curll, 1720. Third edition. [and:] John Philips. Poems on Several Occasions. London: J. Tonson, E. Curll, and T. Jauncy, 1720. Third edition. [and:] The Splendid Shilling. An Imitation of Milton. Hen[ry]. Clements, 1719. Third edition. [and:] John Philips. Bleinheim. London: Hen[ry]. Clements, 1719. Fifth edition. [and:] [John Philips]. Cyder. A Poem. In Two Books. London: Thomas Jauncy, 1720. Early (fourth?) edition.

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