Byron I, p. 37: "Greater care must have been excercised in the preparation of this edition than was devoted to the production of its predecessors". " /> BYRON, George Gordon Noel. <I>English Bards, and Scotch Reviewers; A Satire</I>, London: T. Collins for James Cawthorn, 1810 [but ?1818]. 12° (200 x 114mm.), half title, extra-illustrated with an engraved portrait frontispiece by W. H. Mote after Thomas Phillips and 64 plates, some mounted, an article on Robery Merry laid down and bound in at the end, advertisements at end (some light spotting or browning), polished blue panelled calf gilt by J. Larkins, spine lavishly gilt in compartments, 3 red morocco lettering-pieces, roll-tooled gilt turn-ins (spine very lightly faded), g.e., red morocco bookplate of W. A. Foyle, Beeleigh Abbey. EXTRA ILLUSTRATED, sixth reprint of the third authorised edition, with the paper watermarked "Ivy Mill 1817". Wise <I>Byron</I> I, p. 37: "Greater care must have been excercised in the preparation of this edition than was devoted to the production of its predecessors". | Christie's