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Christopher Smart: Rejoice in the Lamb

Carr reported only one impression of the poems of Christopher Smart (1722-1771) in his History of the QTP (1987). Only one impression has been seen.

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SBP-SMA1: First edition

Title: Rejoice in the Lamb. Christopher Smart.

Publisher: J.L. Carr Publisher, 27 Mill Dale Road, Kettering

Year: Feb 1984

ISBN: None

Size: 128 x 95 mm

Pages: 16

Staples: two

Binding: yellow printed matt card covers

Paper: pale yellow

Editor: (J.L Carr)

Cover artist: (J.L Carr)

Internal illustrations: 14 engravings along the side of pages; eight other illustrations, including the one shown inside the rear cover (left)

Number in series: There are 63 books in this collection (Feb.84)

Colophon: none

Telephone number: none given

Printing history: none stated

Number of other titles listed: none listed

Printed by: Sally Jones Printers, Geddington Road, Corby, Northants

Image of book

Rear and front covers (click to enlarge)

Image of book

Inside rear cover (click to enlarge)

Content: Quotation by Samuel Johnson; text from a letter by Smart; Rejoice in the lamb.

Notes: This is the only impression. It is not numbered but states that there are 63 books in the collection and it is dated - Feb '84. An impression of the poems of Robert Burns dated 1st March 1984 also states that there are 63 books in the collection.