Poems... by CANNING, George.

~ Poems... London: Printed for the author; and sold by J. Dodsley, J. Almon, T. Davies, T. Becket, J. Williams, W. Flexney, G. Kearsly, W. Nicoll, and Richardson and Urquhart 1767.

pp. [iv], iii, [1], 91, [1], with half-title; author’s autograph inscription to end of dedication to Shem Thompson, D.D.

[bound with:] [POLIGNAC, Melchior de] George CANNING, translator. A translation of Anti-Lucretius... London: Printed for the author; and sold by J. Dodsley, J. Almon, T. Davies, T. Becket, J. Williams, W. Flexney, G. Kearsly, W. Nicoll, and Richardson and Urquhart, 1766, pp. [12], 428; author’s autograph inscription to end of dedication to Queen Charlotte.

2 works bound together, 4to (260 × 195 mm); early half calf, spine worn with some portions wanting, joints cracked, but the whole secure.

First editions. ESTC notes the two were issued together and separately.

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