Lot 170: Author: Nares, Robert. Title: A Glossary; Or, Collection of Words, Phrases, Names, and Allusions to Customs, Proverbs, &c. Which Have Been Thought to Require Illustration in the Works of English Authors, Particularly Shakespeare and His Contemporaries. Place Published: London. Publisher: Robert Triphook. Date Published: 1822. Description: (4to) 28.5x23 cm (11 1/4x9"), period three-quarter brown morocco and boards, spine gilt, top edge gilt. First Edition. An essential reference for scholars of Elizabethan literature. Condition: Binding rubbed, front joint and hinge cracked; lightly foxed; good.
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