GUSTAVE DORE — Milton's Paradise Lost by John Milton — ALTEMUS Edition, Late 1800s
Publisher: Henry Altemus, Philadelphia (No date provided, but research shows late 1800s)
In overall excellent condition. Henry Altemus edition of Paradise Lost, with illustrations by Gustave Dore, from the late 1800s (no date provided, but this is what research found). First Altemus edition. Edited by Henry C. Walsh. Folio measures 12.5" x 10". 319 pages. The boards and binding are solid and tight save for some rubbing and light shelf-wear. The pages are crisp and clean save for some very minor foxing on the title page and the beginnings of page separation on the first blank page. A beautiful, well preserved and famous copy of PARADISE LOST published by Henry Altemus and illustrated by Gustave Dore, for your collection.