Sardanapalus, a Tragedy. The Two Foscari, a Tragedy. Cain, a Mystery.

  • Byron, George Gordon, Lord
  • London: John Murray 1821
  • Wise II p. 32; Randolph p. 75.


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FIRST EDITION, 8vo, pp. [iii]-viii, 439, [1]. Half-title discarded. Untrimmed in somewhat later marbled boards backed with green textured cloth, plain spine. Some minor spotting internally. Boards a bit darkened, corners worn, spine ends bumped.


The first edition of these three dramatic verse works, which were then separately reprinted later. This copy is Randolph's 'A' state, in which the fly-title to the first play does not contain the subtitle 'A Tragedy'.

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