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Crowned Masterpieces of Eloquence representing the advance of civilization

By: N/A

Price: £90.00

Publisher: London, International University Society: 1914

Seller ID: 003941


an unusually nice clean set, uniformly bound in the original half mock green morocco with richly decorated spines, top edges gilt, 10 volumes large octavo 24 by 16.5 cms, each volume with numerous black and white plates, title pages printed in red and black, end-papers toned otherwise a near-fine set-no internal marks or signatures. Note that it's a heavy set so will need extra postage, please enquire £90.00 View more info

The Works of Charles Dickens. The Household Edition (fine binding)

By: Dickens, Charles: Ambrus Victor G

Price: £245.00

Publisher: London, Chapman and Hall: 1892

Seller ID: 003983


A complete set, in a handsome binding, of the Household Edition of Dickens' works. There are 22 titles in the set which is here bound in 7 thick octavo volumes 24.5 by 17.6 cms ( 9.6 by 7 inches) Profusely illustrated with plates and text wood engravings and with pictorial title pages to each work. Bound in half green calf with red lettering labels, spines with elaborate gilt decoration, marbled edges and end-papers. Spines lightly faded, very slight scuffing to the spin... View more info

Charles-Quint son abdication son sejour et sa mort au monastere de yuste

By: Mignet, M

Price: £36.00

Publisher: Paris, Didier et Cie: 1862

Seller ID: 003462


octavo (22 by 14 cms) text of 463 pages, red moroco spine with gilt panels,red cloth sides, front cover with the gilt stamp of the Lycee de Bordeaux, spine bright and clean, occasional light foxing else contents fine, sides lightly mottled (see photo) £36.00 View more info

The French Revolutions from 1789 to 1848

By: Redhead, T W

Price: £86.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, William and Robert Chambers: 1848

Seller ID: 004221


this is a finely bound set in half red calf, spines with elaborate gilt tooling, marbled sides, edges and end-papers, three volumes octavo 18 by 11.8 cms (7.2 by 4.6 inches) covers with a few small spots and a little light rubbing, a few small faint foxing spots to the first and last leaves. A very attractive set. View more info

Oeuvres Completes de J. J. Rousseau avec des notes historiques

By: Rousseau, J J

Price: £165.00

Publisher: Paris, Chez Furne: 1835

Seller ID: 001550


the complete works (French text) collected in four thick volumes, large octavo (25 by 16 cms) well illustrated with full-page engravings, all with the original tissue guards, uniformly bound in contemporary quarter red calf with elaborate gilt spines, marbled sides and end-papers, some light rubbing, occasional foxing but a very clean, sound and attractively-bound set. Please note that this heavy set will need extra postage £165.00 View more info