THE COMPLAINT; or, NIGHT-THOUGHTS ON LIFE, DEATH AND IMMORTALITY. Edward Young.
THE COMPLAINT; or, NIGHT-THOUGHTS ON LIFE, DEATH AND IMMORTALITY.

THE COMPLAINT; or, NIGHT-THOUGHTS ON LIFE, DEATH AND IMMORTALITY.

London: A. Miller and R. and J. Dodsley, 1758. Early edition, "A new edition, Corrected by the author." Includes the first nine installments and adds "A Paraphrase on Part of the Book of Job." One of the most influential long poems of the 18th century. Young's masterpiece, it remained popular throughout the 19th century. Frontis, 308 pages, plus 9 pages of Notes and 5 pages of publisher's (A. Miller's) ads. Good solid copy with leather worn but still intact.
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Price: $250.00

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