Tears of Affection, a Poem, occasioned by the Death of…

Tears of Affection, a Poem, occasioned by the Death of a Sister tenderly beloved... by HURDIS, James.
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~ Tears of Affection, a Poem, occasioned by the Death of a Sister tenderly beloved... London: Printed for J. Johnson... 1794.

[bound with:]

[—————]. The Village Curate, a Poem... The third Edition, corrected. London: Printed for J. Johnson... 1792. [And:]

[—————]. Adriano; or, the First of June, a Poem... The second Edition. London: Printed for J. Johnson... 1792. [And:]

[—————]. Poems... London: Printed for J. Johnson... 1790. [And:]

[—————]. Sir Thomas More: a Tragedy... The second Edition. London: Printed for J. Johnson... 1793.

5 works in one vol., 8vo (190 × 120 mm); Tears of Affection: pp. vi, [2], [7]–[60], [2] fly-title for ‘The Bouquet, a Collection of scattered Pieces’, [61]–90, [2]; complete with half-title and final leaf of advertisements (different from that in previous item: a list of Hurdis’s works on the recto, the verso blank); The Village Curate: pp. [4], 144; complete with half-title; Adriano: pp. [4], 105, [3]; complete with half-title; Poems: pp. pp. vi, [2], 254, [2]; complete with folding engraved plate and the final advertisement leaf; Sir Thomas More: pp. 132; very good copies in early nineteenth-century half calf, headcap chipped, joints cracked in places but firm; ink ownership inscription of John Loveday to front pastedown, ms notes and pricing details written on title-pages.

A fine Sammelband, containing all Hurdis’s major verse.

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