The Novels.Edinburgh: John Grant, 1911-12 Stock Code: 135931
Considered the most attractive of the unillustrated editionsThe Winchester edition; considered the most attractive of the unillustrated editions of Jane Austen's works produced around this time. In this enlarged issue, the set has two additional volumes, comprising Lady Susan and The Watsons, taken from the 1871 Memoir, together with Jane Austen's letters. Rare in contemporary binding and in this condition.
12 volumes, octavo (202 x 135 mm). Bound for Sotherans in red half calf, green morocco labels, decoration to spines gilt separated by raised bands, red cloth boards, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt.
Engraved frontispiece to volume 1.
Labels a little faded, an excellent set.
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