History of English Literature (Four Volumes in Eight) [Limited Edition, #1 of 500]
Philadelphia: The Gebbie Publishing Co., 1897. Very Good. Item #6606
Philadelphia: The Gebbie Publishing Co., 1897. Limited Imperial Edition, this set being number 1 of 500. Four volumes in eight. Octavo. Frontis portraits to each volume. Red cloth with brown leather spine labels lettered in gilt. Top edges gilt.
Spines faded with some staining to boards. Bindings are sound. Some light markings to preliminaries. Plates uniformly toned. Paper remains bright and text unmarked.
A very good and serviceable edition of the French critic's landmark work.
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