London: Printed for J. Wilford, at the Three Flower-de-luces, behind the Chapter-house, St. Pauls. 1735. Second edition. Hardcover. Folio. Very good+ condition. Item #010773
Epistle I: stated 2nd edition on title page. [iv], 17 pages, [i] blank. One instance of neat marginalia on page . Epistle II: first edition, first issue. 18 pages of text. Lacks half-title. Epistle III: first edition, first issue. [ii], 20 pages of text. Includes half-title (pages [i-ii]; minor cup ring staining to half title. Epistle IV: first edition, first issue. [iv], 18 pages of text, followed by [i] advertisement. Includes contents page. Page 17 incorrectly numbered 71. Small stain to margin of two pages. Hardcover: circa 1970 marbled-paper covered boards, with maroon leather spine label. Very attractive, and in excellent condition with only minimal shelfwear. Page height: 12+7/8 inches. Pages undulate (are not flat) somewhat, not from exposure to moisture. Alexander Pope (1688-1744).