The Serious Poems of Thomas Hood, Ward, Lock, 1876
The Serious Poems of Thomas Hood, With a Preface by Thomas Hood the Younger. A New and Complete Edition.
Published by Ward, Lock & Co, London. 1876 (undated to title, but 1876 to Editorial Note introducing the book). Also credited to E. Moxon Son & Co at the tail of the spine.
A good green cloth hardback with printed design and gilt titles. Cracked hinges at pastedown, but all still bound. A little spotting to endpapers and spotting to uncut text block edges. Text nice and clean. Tissue guard to frontispiece. Illustrated edition.
viii + 576pp + plates + 12ppp Publisher's advertisements.
Dimensions: approximately 196mm high x 144mm wide x 45mm deep.
Unpacked weight approximately 0.9kg.