Poems on Affairs of State: Augustan Satirical Verse, 1660-1714.
New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1963. 8vo. Approximately 500 pp to each of 7 volumes. Edited variously by George deForest Lord, William J. Cameron, Galbraith M. Crump, Elias F. Mengel, Jr., Frank H. Ellis, and Howard, H. Schless. Light soil to djs. Light chipping to vols. 5, 6, and 7. Light foxing to fore edges. Interiors clean. Frontispiences. White djs with different colored title lables. "These satirical poems, which contain detailed information about the personalities and private lives of many public figures of the era, are arranged chronologically, and obscure references are fully annotated. Each of the six volumes will include an Introduction relating the poems in the volumes to the period covered, and each will reproduce illustrations drawn fron contemporary pictures and maps. A seventh volume containing a complete register of all known poems, published and unpublished, and a fully analytical index will conclude the Yale Edition." Very Good in Very Good dj Cloth Hard Cover w/ Dustjacket (Item ID: 108601)