With his letters and journals, and his life, by Thomas Moore.London: John Murray, 1832-3 Stock Code: 145033
An attractive setAn attractive library set of Byron's works, complete with the three Don Juan volumes added to the edition, including all his poems and plays, letters and journals, and the Life by his friend Thomas Moore.
17 volumes, octavo (166 x 104 mm). Mid-20th-century blue half calf, twin red morocco labels, gilt in compartments, blue cloth sides, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt, others untrimmed.
Engraved frontispieces and vignette title pages.
Half-title of vol. III duplicated in vol. I. Old newspaper clipping calling this "the prettiest edition ever issued" mounted to initial binder's blank of vol. I. Light peripheral rubbing skilfully retouched, engravings lightly browned, minor foxing and soiling to contents; a handsome set.
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