The Life and Works.London: Macmillan & Co., 1898-99 Stock Code: 134062
Edition de Luxe, one of 1,050 sets. A particularly handsome set.
12 volumes, octavo (227 x 147 mm). Finely bound by Riviere and Son for H. Sotheran and Co. in dark green half crushed morocco, titles and elaborate foliate pattern to spines gilt, raised bands, matching cloth boards, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt, others untrimmed.
Photogravure frontispieces with tissue guards. Title-pages printed in red and black.
The occasional minor blemish, some damp staining to the series title page in volume 7 and slight wear to the bottom front joint, spines faded to brown, corners a little rubbed, an excellent set.
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