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Complete Works George Eliot (12 Volume) Leather Hand Colored Hardback Book Set, Registered #670/1000

$150.00


The Complete Works of George Eliot — 12 Volume Complete Set

Beautiful 12 volume antiquarian set of The Complete Works of George Eliot. Limited edition, registered and numbered set, this is #670/1000 sets printed. Attributed to circa 1895-1900, this set is bound in 3/4 leather with lavish gilt decoration and lettering on the spine, marbled paper over board covers, gilt page top edges, and marbled end-papers. Illustrated with full-page, hand-colored frontispiece plates, printed on vellum paper, and guarded by tissue paper.

“Mary Ann Evans (1819 – 1880), known by her pen name George Eliot, was an English novelist, poet, journalist, translator and one of the leading writers of the Victorian era. She is the author of seven novels, including Adam Bede (1859), The Mill on the Floss (1860), Silas Marner (1861), Felix Holt, the Radical (1866), Middlemarch (1871-72), and Daniel Deronda (1876) — most of them set in provincial England and known for their realism and psychological insight.”

Author: George Eliot
Publisher: E.R. Dumont, New York and Chicago, Illinois
Copyright Date and Edition: attributed to circa 1895-1900Format/Size: Partial leather and marbled and gilt boards, each volume measures 5 1/2″ x 8 1/2″
Illustrations: hand-colored frontispiece with tissue guard in each volume
The volumes are:
Volume 1: Adam Bebe
Volume 2: Romola
Volume 3: The Mill on the Floss
Volume 4: Felix Holt, The Radical; Impressions of Theophrastus Such
Volume 5: Poems; Essays; Leaves from a Note Book
Volume 6: Life and Letters Volume I
Volume 7: Life and Letters Volume II
Volume 8: Middlemarch Volume I
Volume 9: Middlemarch Volume II
Volume 10: Daniel Deronda Volume I
Volume 11: Daniel Deronda Volume II
Volume 12: Silas Marner; The Lifted Veil; Brother Jacob; Scenes of Clerical Life

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Condition Report: Good clean condition overall from a smoke-free environment. Some minor tears, one book is missing part of its spine, covers show general wear (corner and edge wear, general surface wear as seen in pics).

Measurements: Each volume measures 5 1/2″ x 8 1/2″

Weight 20.0 lbs
Dimensions 16 x 16 x 16 in

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