Gedichte von Matthisson, Zurich, 1802
Gedichte von Matthisson, Funfte Vermehrte Auflage (Poems by Matthisson, Fifth Enlarged Edition).
Published by Orell, Füssli und Compagnie, 1802. Fifth edition.
A good hardback with leather spine and gilt titles. Marbled paper over boards. Covers are rubbed, scuffed and bumped, and leather is worn. Lower part of leather spine is cracked open at lower rear joint.
Text is soundly bound, but with strained gutter joints, often showing thread holes. Overall text is in good condition - bright and clean throughout with occasional age spotting. First free endpaper has a corner cut off on the top right, and there is also a corner cut off on the lower right margin of the pictorial title page.
Dimensions: approximately 173mm high x 119mm wide x 30mm deep.
Unpacked weight approximately 347g.