The Works.London, Allan Wingate, 1949 Stock Code: 136650
NotesThe Heather edition, handsomely bound by Baytun Riviere. The Heather edition was arranged and introduced by Phyllis Bentley (1894-1977), novelist and expert on the Brontë family.
6 volumes, octavo (185 x 123 mm). Contemporary tan half calf by Bayntun (Riviere) of Bath, titles in gilt to red and grey morocco labels to spines, floral decoration tooled in gilt to spines in compartments, brown marbled paper boards, top edges gilt.
Title pages printed in pink and black.
Bookplate of George G. Stevenson to front pastedowns. Spines uniformly a little sunned, a few tiny scuffs to spine labels, light offsetting from turn-ins to free endpapers; an attractive, near-fine set.
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