The Complete Works.Philadelphia: The Gebbie Publishing Co., Limited 1895 Stock Code: 146510
A very handsome setThe Ayrshire Edition, number 23 of 50 sets only, very handsomely bound.
12 volumes, octavo (226 x 155 mm). Near-contemporary black morocco, spines lettered in gilt, gilt thistle devices to compartments, covers panelled in gilt, gilt turn-ins, red watered silk endpapers, top edges gilt, edges uncut.
With 60 etchings with captioned tissue-guards, woodcuts in text.
Trivial rubbing at extremities, light sunning to spines, a few instances of minor scratching to covers, minor insect damage to hinges of vol. VI parts I and II; notwithstanding, a near-fine set, contents clean, fresh, and partly unopened, the bindings in generally excellent condition and presenting well.
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