London, South Kensington
9 July 2002
[AUSTEN, Jane (1775-1817)] Sense and Sensibility: a Novel, London: Printed for the author, by C. Roworth, published by T. Egerton, 1811. 3 volumes. 12° (175 x 98mm.). Half titles. (Lacking blanks P4, vol. one, N8, vol. two and O8, vol. three, small repair to corner of half title in vol. two, some leaves with small pieces torn away from margins, not affecting text, occasional light spotting and browning). Later mottled calf, spines gilt in compartments with black calf lettering-pieces.
FIRST EDITION OF JANE AUSTEN'S FIRST PUBLISHED NOVEL. Block p. 12; Gilson A1; Keynes p. 3; Sadleir 62a. (3)
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