GODWIN William Life of Geoffrey Chaucer, the Early English Poet: Including Memoirs of His Near Friend and Kinsman, John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster: With Sketches of the Manners, Opinions, Arts and Literature of England in the Fourteenth Century
for Richard Phillips 1803
two volumes, contemporary full-leather, skilfully re-spined and re-cornered, lavishly decorated in gilt, leather labels, gilt inner dentelles, portraits, advertisement leaf volume II, occasional spotting and off-setting, folio, a handsome set. first edition; 489 and 642 pages plus index