Thackeray 3 vols fine leather c.1900 English Humorists & Paris SketchbookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
[Old Books, Limited Editions, Leather Sets, William Makepeace Thackery].
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Three volumes from the Works of William Makepeace Thackery. Set contains three volumes from limited run: #21 of 25. Each work is complete unto itself.
Complete Works of William Makepeace Thackery- Edition Unique.
Published c. 1900, New York by G.P. Putnam's Sons.
3 volumes. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout, including portrait frontis. Titles below:
The English Humourists of the Eighteenth Century - 313 pages.
The Paris Sketchbook of Mr. M.A. Titmarsh, Volume 1 - 176 pages.
The Paris Sketchbook of Mr. M.A. Titmarsh, Volume 2 & Little Travels and Roadside Sketches - 329 pages.
Period 1/2 leather bindings, raised bands, gilt title lettering, gilt ruled compartments, marbled covers and end papers, deckled edges, top edge gilt.
All volumes well illustrated throughout with tipped in images printed on India Paper.
Bindings remain clean, tight, and sound. Interior contents bright and clean, largely free of any age spotting. Any age flaws are easy to overlook or forgive. A handsome set with a wonderful shelf appearance.
Books measure: 10 3/4" H X 7 3/4" W.
Set along the shelf measures: 3 3/4".