RESTITUTA; OR, TITLES, EXTRACTS, AND CHARACTERS OF OLD BOOKS IN ENGLISH LITERATURE, REVIVED. Egerton Brydges.

RESTITUTA; OR, TITLES, EXTRACTS, AND CHARACTERS OF OLD BOOKS IN ENGLISH LITERATURE, REVIVED.

4 volumes.

  • London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1814-1816.
  • 8vo.
  • 20th-century library buckram for two volumes and two volumes with contemporary half calf with library tape spine repair.
  • (ii),viii,v-xi,iv,6-552; (ii),571; iii-vi,erratum page,vii,564; iii- xviii,578 pages.

Price: $125.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 100450

First edition. (Lowndes p.297). Twenty-eight numbers in four volumes, complete. Brydges gathered much in relation to English literature for this work. His comments on the old English writers and reproductions of old English verse are still useful. Brydges is also known for establishing the Lee Priory Press in 1813. Ex-library set with markings.