LAMB, Charles. [Works comprising:] Specimens of English Dramatic Poets who lived about the time of Shakespeare, London: for John Bumpus, 1813, second edition (title and preliminaries slightly spotted and soiled, lacking half title); The Prose Works, London: Edward Moxon, 1835, 3 volumes, 8°, half titles; The Poetical Works, London: Edward Moxon, 1838, 8°, half title, third edition; The Letters of Charles Lamb with a sketch of his life by Thomas Noon Talfourd, London: Edward Moxon, 1837, 2 volumes, 8°, half titles, engraved frontispiece portraits (frontispiece to vol. I slightly dampstained); Final Memorials of Charles Lamb, edited by Thomas Noon Talfourd, London: Edward Moxon, 1848, 2 volumes, 8°.
Together 5 works in 9 volumes uniformly bound by Riviere in full polished calf gilt, double gilt-fillet borders with rose-head at each corner, inner border of dots in blind, spine compartments richly-tooled with carnation heads, dots and abstract linear patterns, contrasting red and green morocco lettering-pieces, marbled endpapers, gilt turn-ins, g.e.
PEACOCK, Thomas Love. The Works, edited by Henry Cole, London: Richard Bentley, 1875. 3 volumes, 8°, "autotype" frontispiece portrait (title to vol. I spotted), contemporary full polished calf gilt by F. Bedford (scuff marks to lower cover of vol. I, knife cut to upper cover of vol. II, spine of vol. III relaid, joints of vols. I-II cracked), marbled endpapers, gilt turn-ins, g.e. FIRST COLLECTED EDITION.