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Image for Diary and Letters of Madame D'Arblay, Author of "Evelina", "Cecelia" etc. Edited by Her Niece (1842)

Diary and Letters of Madame D'Arblay, Author of "Evelina", "Cecelia" etc. Edited by Her Niece (1842)

By: Burney, Fanny [later Madame D'Arblay]

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, Henry Colburn: 1854

Seller ID: 93151

Condition: Good


New Edition in Seven Volumes: Henry Colburn , 1854. Frontispiece in each volume. Seven volumes in original blue moiré cloth, lettered in gilt on spines; yellow endpapers. Corners a little rubbed; spines a little darkened; signatures, donation inscriptions (1922 to Women's Institute) and W.I. stamps on front endpapers; light foxing; a good set. The novelist's diaries from 1778 to 1840. A heavy set which will require additional delivery costs. I can offer delivery by courier to most destinations worldwide. View more info

Image for The Red Rover. A Tale (1827); The Headsman; or, The Abbaye des Vigneron (1833); The Jack o' Lantern (Le Feu-Follet); or, The Privateer (1842); The Two Admirals: A Tale of the Sea (1842); Afloat and Ashore; or, The Adventures of Miles Wallingford (1844)

The Red Rover. A Tale (1827); The Headsman; or, The Abbaye des Vigneron (1833); The Jack o' Lantern (Le Feu-Follet); or, The Privateer (1842); The Two Admirals: A Tale of the Sea (1842); Afloat and Ashore; or, The Adventures of Miles Wallingford (1844)

By: Cooper, James Fenimore

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London, Richard Bentley: 1854

Seller ID: 93054

Condition: Very Good


Standard Novels: 1834, 1836, 1846, 1844, 1854. Frontispiece in each volume. Five volumes uniformly bound in mid-C19th green-brown leather over blue marbled boards; raised bands and gilt decorations on spines, blue marbled endpapers; top edges gilt. A little light scuffing, a few small scrapes, signature in two volumes, foxing (mainly on prelims), otherwise very good. A heavy five-volume set which will require additional postage. View more info

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Works of George Eliot, Cabinet Edition (1878) in Twenty Volumes

By: Eliot, George [ie Mary Anne Evans]

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Ediinburgh & London, William Blackwood: 1878

Seller ID: 95011

Condition: Good


Undated but early issue of the Cabinet Edition (c1878). Twenty volumes in original green cloth, lettered and decorated in black and gilt; brown endpapers. Most volumes have small nicks at heads on spines, some light marks on boards, scuffed and bumped corners etc: thus a good set only. The set consists of: Romola (2 vols), Silas Marner with The Lifted Veil & Brother Jacob (1 vol), Adam Bede (2 vols), Scenes of Clerical Life (2 vols), The Mill on the Floss (2 vols), Felix Holt (2 vols), Middlemarch (3 vols), Daniel Deronda (3 vols), The Spanish Gypsy (1 vol), Jubal and Other Poems (1 vol) & Imp... View more info

Image for Merton* (1824) The Man of Many Friends* (1825), Passion and Principle* (1825), Cousin William* (1828), Gervase Skinner* (1828), Maxwell (1830), The Parson's Daughter (1833), Gilbert Gurney (1836), Jack Brag (1837), Gurney Married (1838), All in the Wrong (1839), Cousin Geoffry (1840), Fathers and Sons (1842), The Widow & The Marquess (1842), Peregrine Bunce (1842)

Merton* (1824) The Man of Many Friends* (1825), Passion and Principle* (1825), Cousin William* (1828), Gervase Skinner* (1828), Maxwell (1830), The Parson's Daughter (1833), Gilbert Gurney (1836), Jack Brag (1837), Gurney Married (1838), All in the Wrong (1839), Cousin Geoffry (1840), Fathers and Sons (1842), The Widow & The Marquess (1842), Peregrine Bunce (1842)

By: Hook, Theodore

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Sons: 1870

Seller ID: 95012

Condition: Good


New Editions.Undated, c1870. Fifteen volumes uniformly bound in mid-C19th purple leather over maroon marbled boards; raised bands, gilt decorations and green leather title labels on spines; maroon marbled endpapers; all edges marbled. Spines lightly sunned, some wear on spine ends and corners, a good collection/set. Titles marked with * originally appeared in the three series of Sayings and Doings (1824, 1825, 1828). Cousin Geoffry (or Geoffrey) is by Mrs Gordon Smythies and was edited by Hook. A very heavy set which will require additional cost for delivery by courier rather than by post. Ple... View more info

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Old Mortality; Guy Mannering; The Pirate; The Monastery; Woodstock; Anne of Geierstein

By: Scott, Sir Walter

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Tauchnitz: 1878

Edition: Copyright Edition

Seller ID: 01090

Condition: Good


6 volumes uniformly bound in red cloth over black-and-red mottled boards. Light edgewear and a little grazing on all volumes; paper a little browned on page edges, various signatures. Series half-titles present in all volumes. Old Mortality -- repair to paper on corner of title page -- Todd [97Ac] -- Third Issue of First Setting, c1875. Guy Mannering -- signature (1877) on title page -- Todd [99Ab] -- Second Issue of First Setting, c1877. The Pirate -- paper chipped on board edges, slip cut from top edge of title page to remove signature (1878) -- Todd [102c] -- Third Issue, c1878. The Monaste... View more info

Image for Miscellanies: Prose and Verse. The Great Hoggarty Diamond - The Book of Snobs - The Kickleburys Abroad - A Legend of the Rhine - Rebecca and Rowena - the Second Funeral of Napoleon - The Chronicle of the Drum - The Tremendous Adventure of Major Gahagan - The Fatal Boots - Ballads - The Memoirs of Mr Charles J. Yellowplush - The Diary of C. Jeames de la Pluche Esq - Cox's Diary - Sketches and Travels in London - Novels by Eminent Hands - Character Sketches - Memoirs of Barry Lyndon - A Little Dinner at Timmin's - The Bedford Row Conspiracy - The Fitzboodle Papers - A Shabby Genteel Story - Men's Wives

Miscellanies: Prose and Verse. The Great Hoggarty Diamond - The Book of Snobs - The Kickleburys Abroad - A Legend of the Rhine - Rebecca and Rowena - the Second Funeral of Napoleon - The Chronicle of the Drum - The Tremendous Adventure of Major Gahagan - The Fatal Boots - Ballads - The Memoirs of Mr Charles J. Yellowplush - The Diary of C. Jeames de la Pluche Esq - Cox's Diary - Sketches and Travels in London - Novels by Eminent Hands - Character Sketches - Memoirs of Barry Lyndon - A Little Dinner at Timmin's - The Bedford Row Conspiracy - The Fitzboodle Papers - A Shabby Genteel Story - Men's Wives

By: Thackeray, W. M. [William Makepeace Thackeray]

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Tauchnitz: 1857

Edition: Copyright Edition

Seller ID: 92117

Condition: Good


Eight volumes bound as four in mid-C19th brown leather over marbled boards; raised bands and gilt lettering on spines; marbled endpapers; all edges marbled. Boards grazed. Light scuffing, foxing on prelims: otherwise a good tight set. Todd [171, 197, 345, 353, 354, 369, 379, 408]. Various issues, bound up without series half-titles. Volumes 1 & 2 were originally issued separately and reissued with the Miscellanies title to bring them into line with the later volumes. A heavy 8-volume set which will require additional postage. View more info

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The Barsetshire Novels: The Warden, Barchester Towers, Doctor Thorne, Framley Parsonage, The Small House at Allington, The Last Chronicle of Barsetshire (1855 - 67)

By: Trollope, Anthony

Price: £80.00

Publisher: London, Robert Hayes: 1925

Seller ID: 95088

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated Edition. 6 volumes uniformly bound in fine-ribbed green cloth, lettered in gilt. Illustrations by F. C. Tilney, H. L. Shindler, J. E. Millais & George H. Thomas. A few light marks and some grazing on boards, minimal scuffing to corners, a few foxing spots, bookplate on front pastedown of last volume: a very good set. A heavy 6-volume set which will require additional delivery costs. I can offer competitive rates for delivery by courier, worldwide. View more info

Image for Tilbury Nogo (1854), M or N (1869). The True Cross (1873), Sister Louise (1876), Rosine (1877)

Tilbury Nogo (1854), M or N (1869). The True Cross (1873), Sister Louise (1876), Rosine (1877)

By: Whyte-Melville, G. J. [George John Whyte-Melville]

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Ward, Lock & Co: 1890

Seller ID: 04050

Condition: Good


Select Library of Fiction. Undated (c1890). Five volumes in uniform original light green cloth, with shelf of books and curtain swag blocked in black and gilt along top edge of front board, lettered in gilt, green-and-white leaf-patterned endpapers. All volumes professionally recased about century ago, now very tight. Spine tips scuffed, a few light marks, light sunning, armorial bookplate of Harrington Hilton on front pastedowns, good. NB The True Cross is not a novel but a lengthy poetic work. A heavy 5-volume set which will require additional postage. View more info

Image for Digby Grand (1853), General Bounce (1855), The Interpreter (1858), Good For Nothing (1861), The Queen's Maries (1862), The Gladiators (1863)

Digby Grand (1853), General Bounce (1855), The Interpreter (1858), Good For Nothing (1861), The Queen's Maries (1862), The Gladiators (1863)

By: Whyte-Melville, G. J. [George John Whyte-Melville]

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Green & Co.: 1894

Seller ID: 04051

Condition: Good


New Editions. 1885 - 1894. Six volumes in uniform original red cloth, lettered and decorated in black (gilt on spine), variety of endpaper styles. Three volumes have sunning to edge of front boards, and two have signatures on prelims, good. A heavy 6-volume set which will require additional postage. View more info