Item #100178 The Complete Poetical and Dramatic Works. Samuel Coleridge.

The Complete Poetical and Dramatic Works

London: Macmillan, 1905. Octavo, contemporary full tree-calf gilt, raised bands, green spine label, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. Item #100178

A beautiful edition of the Romantic poet's works, with frontispiece portrait, edited by James Dykes Campbell. The collection includes "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner," "Christabel," and "Kubla Khan": "I would build that dome in air, / That sunny dome! those caves of ice! / And all who heard should see them there, / And all should cry, Beware! Beware! / His flashing eyes, his floating hair! / Weave a circle round him thrice, / And close your eyes with holy dread, / For he on honey-dew hath fed, / And drunk the milk of Paradise." Splendidly bound by Riviere.

Price: $425.00

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