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17 volumes. Hardback, pocket size, approx 6.5 x 4 inches. Bound in full dark navy blue calf leather, decorative gilt paneled boards, , with raised banding and gilt lettering and decoration to spines. Gilt edge dentelles to boards. Marbled edges and endpapers. In very good conditions. Some minor rubbing to spines and corners, some minor light handling marks to boards else covers all clean and smart. Bookplate to front endpapers, “W.S.” Bookseller stamp to verso sides “George’s Park St. Bristol.” Some minor darkening and minor spots to engraved plates. All with tissue guards. Pages all very clean, bright and tight throughout. Some vols have an extra blank plate-page bound near fronts, pencilled on these is written “Additional illustration to vol...” (but whether or not these were intended are not known.) Overall a very nice clean and tight set. 17 vols. Each volume is illustrated with an engraved frontis plate and title page vignette. And Illustrated with many b&w engraved plates, 162 plates in total.
Title: The Works of Lord Byron. With His Letters and Journals, and His Life by Thomas Moore, Esq. In Seventeen Volumes.
Categories: ENGLISH LITERATURE,
Publisher: London, John Murray, 1833:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 82857
Keywords: ENGLISH LITERATURE LORD BYRON: The Works of Lord Byron, John Murray, 1833, 17 vols, leather bindings, decorative, gilt, fine binding, pocket, engraved plates, title page vignette, illustrated, poetry, life, literature, set