Bound volume containing 10 works, 6 by Pope and 4 by friends and followers. Alexander Pope, et. al.
Bound volume containing 10 works, 6 by Pope and 4 by friends and followers

Epistles of Pope

Bound volume containing 10 works, 6 by Pope and 4 by friends and followers.

London: 1731-35.

All first editions, unless otherwise noted below. 1 vols. All folio. Epistles of Pope. Full period panelled calf, red morocco spine labels. Light toning to text, generally in near fine condition Item #268208

Bound collection of Epistles by Pope and others, includes a first printing of Pope's Epistle to Dr. Arbuthnot, his celebrated poem in justification of his life and writings.
OF FALSE TASTE An Epistle to the Right Honourable Richard Earl of Burlington … Third Edition. L., Gilliver, 1731. Lacks final ad leaf. Griffith 267; Foxon P913.
[Epistle IV] OF THE USE OF RICHES, an Epistle to the Right Honourable Allen Lord Bathurst. … Second Edition. L., J. Wright, for Lawton Gilliver, 1733. Lacks final ad leaf. Griffith 323; Foxon P925-26.
[Epistle III] AN EPISTLE TO THE RIGHT HONOURABLE RICHARD LORD VISC[OUN]T COBHAM. L., Lawton Gilliver, 1733. First edition. Lacks half-title [“Of the Knowledge and Characters of Men”] and final ad leaf. Page 1 soiled. Griffith 329; Foxon P920.
[Epistle I]. OF THE CHARACTERS OF WOMEN. L., J. Wright, for Lawton Gilliver, 1735. First edition, Second state of title. Lacks half-title and final ad leaf. Griffith 360; Foxon P917.
[Epistle II] AN ESSAY ON MAN … Epistle I [-IV]. Later edition of first part; second-fourth parts lack preliminaries. 1733 [-34]. Foxon P827, P833, P840, P845.
AN EPISTLE … TO DR. ARBUTHNOT. J. Wright, for Lawton Gilliver, 1734. First edition. Griffith 352; Foxon P802.
[BRAMSTON, James.] The Man of Taste. Occasion'd by an Epistle of Mr. Pope's on that Subject. Half-title with engraved frontispiece on verso. Later printing. 1733 Foxon B398.
[NEWCOMB, Thomas.] The Woman of Taste. Occasion'd by a late Poem, entitled, The Man of Taste … Second Edition. 1733. Foxon N283. [NEWCOMB, Thomas.] The Woman of Taste. In a Second Epistle, from Clelia in Town to Sappho in the Country. 1733. Foxon N285.
[HARTE, Walter.] An Essay on Reason. Lacks final ad leaf. 1735. Foxon H93.

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