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The Strawberry Hill Lucan

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The Strawberry Hill Lucan

Date of publication:

  • 1760
  • Binding:

  • modern half calf
  • Lucan: [...] Pharsalia, cum notis Hugonis Grotii, et Richardi Bentleii. [Twickenham] Strawberry-Hill 1760

    The only classical text and "most distinguished piece of printing to come from the Press at Strawberry Hill". Bentley’s notes were edited by his grandson Richard Cumberland. Read more

    Condition & Materials

    4to. pp.[vi], 525, [i]. Engraved title vignette and tail-piece by Grignion. Spotting on title and final leaf; two ink library stamps of Repton School on title and one in the text. Modern half-calf in period style. Edges untrimmed.


    Hazen 7; Dibdin II, 187

    ESTC T112686.
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