AUSTEN, Jane.

£1,750

The Novels of Jane Austen:
the text based on collation of the early editions by R.W. Chapman. With notes, indexes and illustrations from contemporary sources.
Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1923.

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Description

Academically, highly regarded and aesthetically very well presented.
Vol. I: Sense and Sensibility.
Vol. II: Pride and Prejudice.
Vol. III: Mansfield Park.
Vol. IV: Emma.
Vol. V: Northanger Abbey and Persuasion.

Description

Limited edition, one of 1000 copies, Large Paper Copy, five volumes, large 8vo, (24 x 16 cms), chromo-collotype frontispieces and halftone plates, frontispiece of vol. 3 has movable flap, blind-embossed Ex-Libris to front free endpaper, publisher’s blue-grey quarter cloth over blue and white marbled paper boards, cream spine labels printed in black, fine, printed dust-jackets, spines browned, minor marks and chips, a few short tears, creases to spine of volume iv, otherwise internally fine, rare with a full set of jackets.

Bibliography

Gilson E150; Keynes p.164.

 

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