14 April 2004
DAVENANT, William (1606-1668). The Platonick Lovers. A Tragaecomedy. Presented at the private House in the Black-Fryers, By his Majesties Servants. London: Printed [by Marmaduke Parsons] for Richard Meighen, 1636.
4o (186 x 137 mm). (Repaired tear crossing text on B1.) 19th-century blue half morocco, marbled boards, gilt-lettered on spine, by Riviere (corners and ends of spine bumped). Provenance: William Holgate (bookplate); C. Bohm Slingluff (pencil signature dated 1870 on flyleaf).
FIRST EDITION. The last leaf, signed "L," was printed as the fourth leaf of sheet A and removed to the end. Greg 506a; STC 6305.
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