"The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray" by William Thackeray
Smith, Elder, London - 1869, the first collected works to include reproductions of the author's own illustrations - 22 volumes (complete series, 2 additional volumes were produces in 1886 out of series) - all 650 plates are present in all volumes - condition: good; numerous black & white plates (offset to text) and illustrations, occasional spotting and toning (mainly to first and last few leaves), volume I with dampstaining to some plates, volume II with dampstain to lower corner of first few leaves, a couple of hinges cracked, each pastedown with armorial bookplate of Eustace Corrie Frere, contemporary brown half morocco gilt, worn and marked, 8vo
Includes Vanity Fair (in two volumes), Pendennis (in two volumes), The Newcomes (in two volumes), Henry Esmond, The Virginians (in two volumes), The Adventures of Philip (in two volumes), The Paris Sketch Book, The Memoirs of Barry Lyndon, Esq. , The Irish Sketch Book, The Book of Snobs, Burlesques, The Christmas Books, Ballads and Tales, The Four Georges, Roundabout Papers, Dennis Duval, Catherine: A Story, and two later published Miscellaneous Essays, and Contributions to Punch.
Rare to own the complete 22 volumes Smith Elder set of the Works of Thackeray.
- Número de libros
- Libros ilustrados, Literatura
- Autor/ Ilustrador
- William Thackeray
- Título del libro
- The Works of Thackeray (complete 22 volume edition)
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- Primera edición en este formato
- Lengua original
- Smith, Elder, London
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