O Henry Works 12 vol decorative leather set 1920 Doubleday lovely scarceBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
[Old Books, Leather Sets, Literature, O. Henry, Collected Works]
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The Works of O. Henry.
Published 1920, New York by Doubleday, Page & Company.
12 volumes. Handsome set, contains most (but not all) the works of this author.
Period 1/2 leather bindings, raised bands, gilt decorated compartments, gilt title lettering, marbled covers and end papers.
Bindings remain clean, tight, and sound. Some scuffing to joints, small minor scattered scuff spots to spine, some corners bumped or worn down.
Any physical age flaws are easy to overlook or forgive.
Interior contents display a pleasing age patina, largely free of age spotting.
Books measure: 7 1/2" H X 5" W.
Set along the shelf measures: c. 10 1/2".