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Edison, John Sibbald.
Northumberand: An Historical Dramatic Poem.
 
Publisher: Rivingtons, London;
Date of Publication: 1866
Stock Code: 5776
 
FIRST EDITION. Octavo, pp [4], 256. Original pebbled royal blue cloth with gilt titles to spine and foliate border in blind to boards. Spine toned with small nick at head and minor wear at tips; boards scuffed with bruised corners. Light foxing & staining to textblock edge; title page and final leaves toned. No annotation or inscriptions. Overall a Very Good copy.
 
Lengthy dramatic narrative poem featuring Henry Percy, the Fourth Earl of Northumberland (c. 1449 - 1489) and the 1489 tax insurrection in which he was killed during Henry VII’s reign. Scarce.
 
£45.00
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