[Including Far from the Madding Crowd; The Mayor of Casterbridge; Jude the Obscure; Tess of the D'Urbervilles; The Trumpet-Major; Two on a Tower; The Well-Beloved.] In Prose and Verse with Preface and Notes.
The Anniversary Edition, issued to celebrate Hardy’s eightieth birthday. One of a limited edition of 1,250 numbered sets. An excellent collected edition that is particularly well printed and handsomely bound.
21 volumes, octavo. Recent burgundy morocco, spines gilt in compartments, light brown morocco labels, marbled endpapers, floral roll to boards and top edges gilt, others untrimmed. Illustrations throughout. An excellent set.
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