The Writings of Oliver Wendell Holmes. Riverside Edition. In Thirteen Volumes. Complete. The Autocrat at the Breakfast Table; The Professor at the Breakfast Table; The Poet at the Breakfast Table; Over the Teacup; Elsie Venner; Guardian Angel; A Mortal Antipathy; Pages From Old Volume of Life; Medical Essays; Our Hundred Days in Europe; Poems 1, 2 & 3.

By: HOLMES, OLIVER WENDELL:

Price: £240.00

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13 volumes complete. 8 x 5 inches. Hardback. Decorative quarter-bound leather bindings. blue morocco leather to spines and corners with marbled paper covered boards, marbled endpapers and top gilt edges. Raised banding, gilt decoration and lettering to spines. In very good conditions. Covers worn, corners bumped, with rubbing to edges/extremities. Paper coverings chipped at some edges, slightly chipped/lifted at rear v.2. covers/boards a little rubbed. Spines slightly faded. Inside pages however are very clean and tight throughout, and most pages still remain uncut in most volumes. Vol.6 has soiling to rear endpapers and repairs to inner hinges. Some mild foxing to endpapers else a clean and tight set. Stamped on front endpapers “Bound by Blackwell for Brantano’s”. Average 320pp. With b&w steel engraved frontis portrait to vol.1.

Title: The Writings of Oliver Wendell Holmes. Riverside Edition. In Thirteen Volumes. Complete. The Autocrat at the Breakfast Table; The Professor at the Breakfast Table; The Poet at the Breakfast Table; Over the Teacup; Elsie Venner; Guardian Angel; A Mortal Antipathy; Pages From Old Volume of Life; Medical Essays; Our Hundred Days in Europe; Poems 1, 2 & 3.

Author Name: HOLMES, OLIVER WENDELL:

Categories: Literature,

Publisher: Boston & New York. Houghton, Mifflin & Company. The Riverside Press, Cambridge. 1897:

Seller ID: 76725

Keywords: Literature HOLMES, OLIVER WENDELL: The Writings of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Riverside Edition, In Thirteen Volumes, Complete, The Autocrat at the Breakfast Table; The Professor at the Breakfast Table; The Poet at the Breakfast Table; Over the Teacup; Elsie Venner; Guardian Angel; A Mortal Antipathy; Pages From Old Volume of Life; Medical Essays; Our Hundred Days in Europe; Poems 1, 2 & 3, Houghton, Mifflin & Company, The Riverside Press, Cambridge, Decorative, leather, fine binding