Romances and Narratives.
Edited by George A. Aitken, Illustrations by J. B. Yeats.London: J. M. Dent & Co., 1895 Stock Code: 140416
NotesAn attractive set of Defoe's works, uniformly bound by Riviere & Son, in mixed editions.
16 volumes, octavo (170 x 107 mm). Near-contemporary red half calf, spines lettered in gilt with gilt laurel motifs to compartments, marbled sides and endpapers, top edges gilt.
Frontispieces and 32 plates, with tissue-guards.
Bookseller's ticket to front pastedown of first volume. Spines very lightly sunned with a few minor scuffs, contents clean and partly unopened; an excellent set.
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