Marino Faliero, Doge of Venice. An Historical Tragedy, in Five Acts. With Notes. The Prophecy of Dante: A Poem. GEORGE GORDON BYRON, LORD.

Marino Faliero, Doge of Venice. An Historical Tragedy, in Five Acts. With Notes. The Prophecy of Dante: A Poem.

Publisher: London: John Murray, 1821.
Edition: First edition, first issue.
Bibliographical References: Tinker 577; Randolph, page 73; NCBEL III, 288.
Condition: Edges somewhat rubbed and worn; corner torn from one leaf (only affecting the margin); very good copy, enclosed in a chemise and quarter morocco slipcase.
Book ID: 22710

Description

8vo, original gray boards and printed paper label, untrimmed. Four pages of ads inserted between the front endpapers; one page of publisher's terminal ads.

Comments

Byron's play about political intrigue in 14th century Venice, written when the poet was residing in Ravenna, and published with his poem about Dante, which is the more distinguished of the two works. It is widely considered to be one of his finest poems.

Price: $325.00

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