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COLERIDGE, Samuel Taylor. BIOGRAPHIA LITERARIA or Biographical Sketches of my literary life and opinions. £ 60.00

Second edition prepared for publication in part by the late Henry Nelson Coleridge, completed and published by his widow. London. William Pickering. 1847. 2 vols in 3 parts. pp. (iv), clxxxviii, 112; (iii), 112 - 369; (vi), 447. 8vo. Original blue cloth, spines faded, paper labels rubbed and browned, heads and tails of spine frayed. Some minor foxing, mainly in the first and last gatherings, otherwise, internally, a clean set. Wise p. 98 ' A highly important feature of this edition .... is the Biographical Supplement which was added to the second volume. This 'Supplement' consists of 33 letters of Coleridge, with a considerable amount of biographical information interspersed. Of these 33 letters, 11 had previously appeared in Cottle's Early Recollections, 1837; the remaining 22 were here printed for the first time.'

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