22 April 2008
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
STEVENSON, Robert Louis. Works. London: William Heinemann and New York: Charles Scribner's, 1922-23.
26 volumes, 8o. Title printed in blue and black. Contemporary red morocco gilt, spine in six compartments, gilt lettered in two, red morocco turn-ins gilt with green morocco doublures and green silk linings (small scratch to upper cover and minor rubbing to upper spine end and upper joint of volume one).
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