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Charles Dickens
1871. This is a gorgeous set. Bound in the highest quality tooled leather bindings. An exceptional set of Charles Dickens Works. Complete in 15 volumes. Bound in the highest quality leather bindings, with extensive gilding. This is an exceptional antiquarian set of Dickens. The leather is still supple and the hinges are all sound and strong. Set has generalized usage wear, some shelf wear, some scuffs and abrasions. In giftable and presentable condition. THE COMPLETE WORKS OF CHARLES DICKENS! Complete in 29 volumes. Set is complete. Printed in 1875. Still bound in the original bindings. All titles are present. 29 is standard for this set. All works are present. Hard Times was bound into Barnaby Rudge. The standard 30 volumes bound into 29. This set was published 5 years after the first collected edition, (1870 the year Dickens died). The set was printed in 1871-1875. Early sets of dickens are scarce. These are the highest grade full leather. All hinges are 100% fully attached. The leather is still remarkably supple despite being 150 years ol. These are the original Victorian Era bindings. Bound in the highest quality, intricately gilded, calf leather bindings. These are the most desirable antiquarian bindings. Set is extremely well preserved despite it's age. Set has some light generalized abrasions, some minor scuffs, and light external shelf wear, as visible in the pictures. The leather is still supple, and the hinges are all sound. THIS IS AN EXCEPTIONALLY GORGEOUS SET! Still bound in the original bindings.With intricate gilding and morocco leather labels. Finely bound. … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Ari Rare Books (merchants-rare-books) [Moab, Utah, United States]
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