London, South Kensington
16 March 2006
LEWES, George Henry (1817-1878). [Works]. Edinburgh and London: various imprints, 1858-79. 7 volumes, 8°. 8 lithographed plates, one hand-coloured. Later brown half morocco gilt, top edges gilt, others uncut. Provenance: F.F. Peabody (bookplate at end of volumes). FIRST EDITIONS.
Comprising: Sea-side Studies at Ilfracombe, Tenby, the Scilly Isles, & Jersey (London and Edinburgh, William Blackwood, 1858. 7 plates), Studies in Animal Life (London: Smith Elder, 1862. Hand-coloured frontispiece and numerous plain illustrations in the text), Aristotle (Ibid., 1864.), and Problems of Life and Mind. First [-Third] Series (London: Trübner & Co., 1874-79. 4 volumes). (7)
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