Night Thoughts on Life, Death & Immortality. By Edward Young, L.L.D. With Notes Critical and Illustrative by C.E. De Coetlogon, A.M. To which is prefixed The Life of the Author. Embellished with Fifteen Elegant Engravings. Dedicated to the Marchioness of Salisbury.

London. Printed for Chapman & Co. [1793]. Hardcover. 8vo. 23cm, xii,367,[11]p., engraved frontis portrait (Author), title page vignette, 13 engraved plates, notes, index, rebound in half leather, decorated gilt rules for bands, double black leather labels, marbled boards, new endpaper, fine condition (ds1). The poet, Edward Young (1684 1765) muses on death on a long, blank verse poem in nine parts or "nights". First published in1742 1745, this edition of 1793 contains illustrations by Richard Courbould and notes on each part by Reverend Charles Edward Coetlogon. Item #38282

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