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The Works. The Works.
The Works.
STEVENSON, Robert Louis.

The Works.

Availability: In stock

Published: New York Charles Scribner's Sons, 1901

Stock Code: 102346

£5,000
OR On display in 43 Dover Street

Notes

A handsomely bound set of the Thistle Edition, containing the author's novels, satirical sketches and letters.

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Description

24 volumes, octavo (202 x 140 mm). Finely bound in contemporary brown full levant morocco by Stikeman & Co, spines gilt in compartments with central thistle tools, titles gilt direct, boards elaborately panelled in gilt, top edges gilt, turn-ins ruled in gilt, marbled endpapers, title pages in red and black.

Illustrations

Frontispieces with captioned tissue guards, fourteen plates, folding map and four-page facsimile letter to Henry James.

Condition

Edges of free endpapers slightly tanned, very faint dampstaining affecting the margins and occasionally text of Volumes 6, 10, 13, 14 and 20, small smudge to fore margin of one middle leaf in Volume 12. Overall a bright set in excellent condition.

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