The treasury of sacred song: selected from the English lyrical poetry of four centuries.
Oxford. Clarendon Press, 1892. Sixteenth thousand.
8vo. ix, , 374pp. Bound by Bickers and Son in contemporary brown morocco, lettered in gilt, A.E.G. A trifle rubbed and marked. Marbled endpapers, inked gift inscription to front blank fly-leaf.
A handsomely bound copy of a popular anthology of English lyrical poems and hymns, including compositions by Edmund Spenser, George Herbert, Robert Burns, Christina G. Rossetti, and Alfred Lord Tennyson, arranged by late Oxford Professor of Poetry Francis Turner Palgrave (1824-1897) and first published in 1889.£ 75.00 Antiquates Ref: 23121