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BARTON, Bernard. Poetic vigils.

London. Printed for Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy, 1824. First edition.
8vo. 12, [2], xii, 308pp. With an initial publisher's advertisement catalogue and two final leaves of advertisements. Uncut in original publisher's two-tone paper boards, title in manuscript to spine. Extremities worn, upper joint split. Recent bookplate of Percival F. Hinton to FEP, very occasional light spotting.
The first edition of Quaker poet Bernard Barton's (1784-1849) popular collection of verse; 'the production' as the author puts in in his preface 'of hours snatched from recreation and repose'.
£ 75.00 Antiquates Ref: 19065