SUPERB FULL CALF BY SIMIER
The Poetical Works of Mark Akenside.
London: Cooke, 1799.
Full calf, 6 inches tall. A fine example of the work of Simier, one of the greatest Parisian binders of the 19th C. Gilt raised bands, label and simple gilt and blind tooling to the spine. "Relie par Simier" near the foot of the spine. Gilt dentelles and all edges. Armorial book plate.