Title A Complete Set of the Novels of Jane Austen in Six Volumes. Sense and Sensibility, Pride and Prejudice, Emma, Mansfield Park, Northanger Abbey and Persuasion [In One Volume] and Memoirs, Lady Susan and The Watsons [In One Volume]. VERY HANDSOMELY BOUND IN HALF BLACK MOROCCO GILT.
Seller ID 80213
Richard Bentley & Son. London. 1882. First edition thus. In Six Volumes. The Complete Works with a Memoir by J. E. Austen Leigh of His Aunt. FINELY BOUND IN HALF CRUSHED BLACK MOROCCO GILT. Gilt decorations to compartments in spine. Raised bands, marbled boards. Top edge of pages gilt, others uncut. Frontis, with tissue guard to each volume. Four leaves of Persuasion have one close tear across margin where pages were carelessly cut, there is no loss of text. A fine set in a very attractive binding.
FICTION 19th century jane austen set leather