BLACKMORE, Richard. Prince Arthur. A Heroic Poem. In Ten Books. (FIRST EDITION - 1695)
AUTHOR: BLACKMORE, (Sir Richard).
TITLE: A True and Impartial History of the Conspiracy against the Person and Government of King William III. Of Glorious Memory. in the Year 1695.
PUBLISHER: London: for James Knapton, 1723.
DESCRIPTION: FIRST AND ONLY EDITION. 1 vol., 7-3/4" x 5-1/8", [xiv]196pp., complete, bound in contemporary full dark brown calf over cords, covers ruled in gilt and blind, gilt lettered red morocco spine label.
CONDITION: Hinges cracked but covers firmly attached, engraved bookplate to front pastedown, internally clean and bright, still a VERY GOOD copy.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: The last copy to appear at auction was in 1969 at Sotheby's and sold for $288 to Maggs. $2,042 in today's currency.