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BAYLY, Thomas.
Rough Sketches of Bath, and Other Poems.

pp. (iv), 127, (i) blank. Original boards uncut, paper spine label, lowermost couple of inches and top edge of the spine worn, Dedication leaf has adhered to the following leaf in a small portion of the gutter and has torn not affecting any text, ex-libris Bath Municipal libraries, book-plate roughly removed from the front paste-down and 'Sold' stamp on title, signature in pencil of MARY MEYLER ABBEY CHURCHYARD on the front paste-down [see imprint of this work].

*A nice association copy of a very scarce title in any edition. This appears to be the first edition with Bayly's name on the title. COPAC does not record the first edition, only the second of 1817, third of 1818, and fourth of 1819, all in single copies. There is no location for this edition.

For Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy. London; Meyler and Son, Abbey Church-Yard; and Barratt, Bond Street, Bath.

Date Published: 1820. Fifth edition, with additions. 12mo.

Stock No. 58778

Price: 200.00