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The Works. The Works. The Works. The Works. The Works.
The Works.
HARDY, Thomas.

The Works.

Availability: In stock

Published: London Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1919-20

Stock Code: 96658

£7,500
signed
OR On display in 43 Dover Street

Notes

The Mellstock edition, consisting of 500 unnumbered copies, with the first volume signed by Hardy. With the bookplate of James MacLehose (1857-1943) to the front pastedown, engraved by David Young Cameron, a fellow Glaswegian. MacLehose, a publisher and printer himself, was also the son-in-law of Alexander Macmillan, one of the founders of the firm which published this edition.

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Description

37 volumes, octavo. Original blue cloth, spine lettered and decorated in gilt, gilt roundel to front board.

Illustrations

Portrait frontispiece with tissue guard by William Strang and a Map of the Wessex of the Novels and Poems.

Condition

Spines gently rolled, extremities slightly rubbed, occasional minor foxing. A very good set.

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