SUPERB 18TH CENTURY TREE CALF
PLUTARCH. DRYDEN, John ~ Plutarch’s Lives.
London: Tonson, 1758
6 volume set, 8.25 inches tall. Beautifully bound in a most attractive and colourful 18th century tree calf. With gilt raised bands, twin labels and dense floral gilt tooling to the panels. Green edges. With the armorial bookplate of Elizabeth Bell. Volumes 1 and 2 have been expertly rebacked. An exceptional set of this classic work with a Life of Plutarch by John Dryden.