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A Tale Of Two Cities. Charles Dickens.

A Tale Of Two Cities

London: Chapman and Hall, 1860.

Full leather. One volume. Octavo. A Tale Of Two Cities by Charles Dickens, with illustrations by H.K. Browne with sixteen plates.
Bound in full tan polished calf, single gilt ruled line to covers, spine gilt decoration with purple and green title labels, raised bands, all edges gilt, marbled endpaper, gilt turn-ins. Fine. Item #365

Price: $3,500.00

Captain Cook's Voyages. Captain James Cook.

Captain Cook's Voyages

London: Brickers and Sons, 1883.

Leather_bound. One volume. Octavo. A Narrative of the Voyages Round the World Preformed by Captain James Cook. With an account
of his life, during the previous and intervening periods by A.Kippis. Twelve illustrations reproduced in exact facsimile from drawings made during the voyages. Bound in three quarter blue calf, marbled boards, all edges marbled, spine gilt decorations in compartments between raised banding, red gilt title label, marbled endpaper. Very good. Item #585

Price: $750.00

The Works. Guy De Maupassant.

The Works

London and New York: M. Walter Dunne, 1903.

Leather_bound. Seventeen volumes. Octavo. The Life Works of Henri Renè Guy De Maupassant. Embracing romance, travel, comedy and verse and complete in English, with a critical preface by Paul Bourget and a introduction by Robert Arnot, illustrated from original drawings by eminent French and American Artist. The Bourget Edition of the works of Guy De Maupassant there have been printed seven-hundred fifty copies sets which this is number 431 and signed by the managing editor Robert Arnot. Illustrated frontispiece some coloured with title tissue guard.
Bound handsomely in three quarter green morocco (spine faded to light brown), mabled boards, gilt decorations to spine, raised bands, gilt titles, top edge gilt, marbled green endpapers. Fine. Item #631

Price: $3,500.00

The Writings. George Eliot.

The Writings

Boston: Houghton Mifflin and Company, 1908.

Leather_bound. Twenty volumes. Octavo. The Writings of George Eliot together with the life by J.W. Cross. " Large Paper Edition ".
Limited to seven hundred and fifty copies. Bound in three quarter wine morocco, marbled boards, top edge gilt, raised bands, ornate floral gilt on spine, illustrated frontispiece in two state (one coloured). A fine set. Fine. Item #662

Price: $3,500.00