Jun 17, 2021 - Sale 2573

Sale 2573 - Lot 234

Price Realized: $ 5,750
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 2,000 - $ 3,000
KEATS, JOHN. Lamia, Isabella, the Eve of St. Agnes, and Other Poems. 6 3/4 x 4 inches. [6], 199, [1] pp. Half-title. 12mo, full 19th century green calf by Zaehnsdorf, covers with triple gilt-fillet borders, spine decoratively tooled in gilt in compartments, morocco lettering piece, stain to rear cover, joints rubbed with front cover neatly detached; inner dentelles, bookseller's ticket to rear pastedown, retaining fly-titles and publisher's advertisement leaf at front. First edition. Keats' third and last book published in his lifetime; includes some of his best-loved poems: "Ode to a Nightengale," "Ode on a Grecian Urn," "Ode to Psyche," and "Ode to Melancholy." Hayward 233; MacGillivray A3. London: Printed for Taylor and Hessey, 1820