Lot 69 of 302:
Finely bound large paper edition  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$1,020
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Title:
The Writings of George Eliot: Together with the Life by J.W. Cross

Author:
Eliot, George

Place:
Boston

Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin and Company

Date:
1908

Description:

25 volumes. frontispieces in two states (b&w and color), illustrated with photogravure plates, printed tissue guards. (8vo) 22x15 cm (8½x6"), full brown crushed morocco bordered in gilt with gilt emblem frame, spines tooled and lettered in gilt, top edges gilt others untrimmed, tan morocco doublures with gilt cornerpieces and dentelles, moiré silk endpapers, silk ribbons, some pages unopened. Unnumbered copy to match the 750 copies of the Large Paper Edition. 

Embossed and colored armorial bookplates bearing the name De la Crique on some volumes, some volumes with gilt debossed vignette with lettering "Ex Libris Marie C.B. Boggs

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Lot Amendments

Condition:
Mild sunning to spines, a few nicks to gilt at top edges; a few tender hinges; near fine overall.


 
Item number:
293548
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