The Poetical Works of Dr. Jonath. Swift, Dean of St. Patrick's, Dublin. In Four Volumes. With the Life of the Author
Vol. I contains miscellaneous pieces from 1689 to 1713, vol. II 1713-1730, vol. III 1730 to 1739, vol. IV 1730-1739.
- Publisher: J. Bell
- Edition: Bell's Second Edition
- Date Published: 1787
- Place Published: London
- ISBN: n/a
- Condition: Good +
- Signed: No
- Dust Jacket: No
- Jacket Condition: n/a
Bell's Edition. The Poets of Great Britain Complete From Chaucer to Churchill. 4 vols.: clii, 153-209, ; 247; 235; 203 p. 13 cm. Vol. 1 has engraved frontispiece portrait of Swift, which states Printed for John Bell near Exeter Exchange Strand London, May 21st, 1778. Engraved title pages, with four different illustrations. Full leather. Burgundy and black spine labels. All text block edges green. Front pastedowns have bookplates of Hon. William Forward with an extra on following endpaper in vol. I. Three volumes have scuffing to boards except vol. II. Corners lightly bumped with top corners worn vol. III. Some spotting to lower edges of text blocks on vols. I & IV.