ELIOT, George [pseud. of Marian Evans].
The Mill on the Floss.
First edition, first printing, first state (without the advertisement leaf in vol. I), 8vo, vi, , 361, [3, blank]; vi, , 319, [1, blank]; vi, , 313, [1, blank], with 16pp. publisher's catalogue at end, three small closed tears to half-title of volume III, very occasional light mark or spot, otherwise very good, publisher's cinnamon ripple-grain cloth (Carter's variant B), covers decoratively blind-stamped, spines lettered in gilt, Edmonds & Remnant's binder's ticket at end of volume I, some light soiling, inner hinges starting but still sound, spines bumped at head and foot, corners slightly bumped, preserved in a solander box by Zaehnsdorf for E. Joseph, a very good set.
Sadleir 816a; Wolff 2060; Parrish, pp14-15. Carter pp110-111.