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    Sale 5308

    Fine Printed Books Including Children's & Illustrated Books

    19 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 46

    BRONTE SISTERS. The Novels. London: J. M. Dent, 1905. 10 volumes bound in 5, 8°. Half titles, titles printed in red and green, coloured plates by Edmund Dulac. Contemporary green calf backed cloth boards, spines lettered in gilt with floral motifs, top edges gilt (extremities rubbed and scuffed, spines faded).

    Price Realised  

    BRONTE SISTERS. The Novels. London: J. M. Dent, 1905. 10 volumes bound in 5, 8°. Half titles, titles printed in red and green, coloured plates by Edmund Dulac. Contemporary green calf backed cloth boards, spines lettered in gilt with floral motifs, top edges gilt (extremities rubbed and scuffed, spines faded).

    With sets of the Arabian Nights, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Ben Jonson and Alexander Pope in 26 volumes, all but one bound in leather. Sold as a collection of bindings, not subject to return. (31)


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