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Spenser, Edmund (1552?-1599) The Shepheards Calender: Conteyning Twelve Aeglogues, proportionable to the Twelve Moneths.
London: Printed by Thomas Creede for John Harrison the yonger, 1597.
Second edition, quarto, woodcut printer's device to title page; illustrated with woodcut vignettes; this copy bought as imperfect from Seven Gables in 1968 and perfected by Pickering & Chatto n 1974; with final eight leaves supplied; bound in full red morocco by Sangorski & Sutcliffe; some faint water staining, 7 1/8 x 5 3/8 in.