Dublin: George Grierson, 1724. Eleventh Edition, Seventh Edition; First Irish Editions. Small Octavo, [xii], 315 pages, 61,  pages, ; VG; bound in contemporary brown leather, 19th century rebacking to spine, paneled with black label and gilt lettering; separate title pages, pagination restarts;
Ffep, frontispiece, PL title page loose within, but attached to each other; PL title page has a name written in top margin, long strip missing along the second line, replaced with a backstrip pasted to rear of title page; Paradise Lost has some underlining throughout;
First appearance of 12 folding plates for Paradise Lost after J(ames). Gwim, plus frontispiece; all plates present and intact.;
Wickenheiser 619; Coleridge 174a (indicating rarity, especially the two poems together), Not in Kohler;
A rare edition; JG consignment; shelved case 0.
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