Bulwer Lord Lytton 1880-90's red gilt leather books beautiful 10 vol. setBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
Edward Bulwer Lytton (Lord Lytton).
New York, George Routledge and Sons, Limited. nd, c.1880-90's.
Lot of ten 19th century half-leather bindings, red morocco, raised bands, compartments richly gilt decorated, contrasting gilt title labels, marbled covers, edges and end papers.
All remain clean, tight, sound and with excellent age patina. Outstanding shelf decoration for the finest library.
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Titles in collection are:
Alice, or the Mysteries.
Harold, the Last of the Saxon Kings.
The Parisians, in two volumes.
My Novel, or Varieties in English Life, Vols. 1 & 2.
A Strange Story and the Haunted & the Haunters.
The Coming Race.
Books measure: 7 7/8" H X 5 1/2" W.
Set along shelf measures: c. 11".