The Poem And Letters Of Andrew Marvell, 2 Volumes, 1971.
MARGOLIOUTH, H. M. (Editor)
Oxford, The Clarendon Press, 1971. 3rd Edition revised by Pierre Legouis with collaboration of E. E. Duncan-Jones. 8vo's 220 x 143mm. Vol I - Poems, 454pp with 2 b/w frontispieces. Vol II - Letters, 415pp with b/w frontispiece, fold out plate of facsimile letter to Cromwell and 1 map. Hardcovers in original cloeth bindings with price-clipped dust jackets in very good condition. Top of both dust jackets showing minimal wear. Andrew Marvell (1621 - 1678) was an English metaphysical poet and politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1659 and 1678. As a metaphysical poet, he is associated with John Donne and George Herbert. He was a colleague and friend of John Milton. His poems include To His Coy Mistress, The Garden, An Horatian Ode upon Cromwell's Return from Ireland, The Mower's Song and the country house poem Upon Appleton House. 1.4kg in weight therefore shipping will cost more than ABE default setting. Bookseller Inventory # 000441