DENHAM, Sir John.
Title Coopers-Hill. A Poem written by the Honourable Sir John Denham, Knight of the Bath.
Book Condition Sewn in later marbled paper wrappers, handsome modern armorial bookplate on inside of wrappers. 8vo [binding c. 19.5 x 12 cms], pp16 uncut, occasionally roughly opened and cut close at the top just clipping a couple of page numbers, lower corner of A2 lacking small piece just affecting final word in three lines on p3, else a very good copy of a fragile piece.
Publisher London, printed and sold by H. Hills, in Black-fryars, near the Water-side 1709.
Seller ID 9524
Foxon D214 : the first of three editions listed by Foxon. First published in 1642. *** One of the earliest and most famous topographical poems, set around the Thames at Egham, by the royalist poet Sir John Denham.
LITERATURE DENHAM, SIR JOHN KNIGHT OF THE BATH POEM POETRY TOPOGRAPHY TOPOGRAPHICAL H. HILLS FOXON THAMES EGHAM ROYALIST CIVIL WAR