Little Brown, 1903, Hardcover (Half Leather), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No, Early
JANE AUSTEN. Works in 8 volumes, Boston: Little Brown, 1903. 12mo, a reprinting of the 1892 Roberts edition, marbled boards half-bound in polished calf with gilt lettering to spines, top edges gilt, other edges untrimmed, frontis illustration. Includes 5 of Austen's 6 major works, lacking Sense and Sensibility, thus including Northanger Abbey, Pride and Prejudice, Emma, Mansfield Park and Persuasion. The set also included Letters and Lady Susan, but they are lacking here. Condition of these books: All clean inside, no foxing but varying degrees of wear to the cover edges. Northanger and Pride are very good overall. The front cover of Volume 2 of Emma is weakly attached by a tape repair. Both covers of Persuasion are loose. The front cover of Mansfield Park, Volume 1, is also loose. Size: 12mo. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Literature & Literary; England; 19th century; Antiquarian & Rare. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 54369.