London, South Kensington
23 March 2005
MCCREERY, John. The Press, A Poem. Published as a Specimen of Typography, Liverpool: Printed by J. McCreery & sold by Cadell & Davies, 1803. 2 parts in one volume, 4° (290 x 235mm). Wood-engraved frontispiece, title vignette, illustrations (a few leaves lightly spotted). Contemporary half green morocco, spine gilt (joints and extremities rubbed). PRESENTATION COPY, the front free endpaper inscribed, "Right Hon. G. Canning, M.P., From the Author."
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