London. Printed for the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1837. New edition.
8vo. lxxxii, , 212pp. With an engraved portrait frontispiece. Contemporary black half-calf, marbled boards, ruled and lettered in gilt. Extremities rubbed. Early inked ownership inscriptions to FFEP and head of title page, frontispiece spotted.
An early Victorian edition of the collected poems of Anglican priest George Herbert (1593-1633), printed at the behest of the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, with a life of the author by Izaak Walton (1593-1683) first printed in 1670.£ 75.00 Antiquates Ref: 23207