The Lives of the Poets or Great Britain and Ireland, to the Time of Dean Swift.
Compiled from ample materials feattered in a variety of books, and especially from the MS. notes of the late ingenious Mr. Coxeter and others, collected for this design. Originally prepared as a 4-volume set, it was later extended and completed in 5 volumes.
- Publisher: R. Griffiths, at the Dunciad in St. Paul's Church-Yard
- Edition: n/a
- Date Published: 1753
- Place Published: London
- ISBN: n/a
- Condition: Fair
- Signed: No
- Dust Jacket: No
- Jacket Condition: n/a
5 vols. 354p, 353p, 353p, 356p, 354p. 17.5 cm full leather hardcover bindings. Engraved frontispiece portrait included in volume 1. ex-library with labels on endpapers. Most covers are detached by included. Back board missing for volume 1 only. Leather worn with scuffing, bumps and tears. Pages clean. Text unmarked. Sold "as-is."