John Russell Smith, 1858. Item #25820
CRASHAW, Richard. THE COMPLETE WORKS OF RICHARD CRASHAW, CANON OF LORETTO. Edited by William B. Turnbull, Esq. London: John Russell Smith, 1858. 16mo., embossed red cloth with gilt-worked spine. Library of Old Authors series. Richard Crashaw (circa 1613 - 1649) was an English poet, styled "the divine," was part of the Seventeenth-century Metaphysical School of Poets. Very Good (contents clean & tight; spine little sunned to a lighter shade of red; bookplate of German scholar Ernst Alfred Philippson, also with his ink name front endpaper, little paper residue on bookplate). $50.00.