Ancient Songs And Ballads, From The Reign Of King Henry The Second To The Revolution
London: Printed for Payne and Foss for Thomas Davison, 1829. First edition thus. Hardcover. Fine. First two volume edition. Lovely full dark green grained morocco binding signed by William George of Bristol. Marbled endpapers. Both half-titles present with one page advertisement at the end of volume II. Top edge gilt. "This edition is reprinted from a copy of the former (1790) one, corrected, enlarged, and much improved by the author." Lowndes, p 2099 (1864). A beautiful set.