Songs Compleat, Pleasant and Divertive (6 volumes).
London: (printed by) W. Pearson, for J. Tonson, 1719. 12mo. 360 (vol1.), 348 (vol.2), 352 (vol.3), 352 (vol.4), 352 (vol.5), 372 (vol 6.) pp. Books are fine except for some very light rubbing to boards. Marbled boards and endpapers, gilt fore-edge, intricate gilt decoration to spine, raised bands and leather title labels. "Songs Compleat, Pleasant and Divertive; set to Musick by Dr. John Blow, Mr. Henry Purcell, and other Excellent Masters of the Town. Ending with some orations, made and spoken by me several times upon the publick stage in the theater. Together with some copies of Verses, Prologues, and Epilogues, as well for my own plays as those of other poets, being all humerous and comical." Fine Half-Leather w/ Marbled-Boards (Item ID: 102081)