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The Novels Of Jane Austen [Riviere c1910]

$1,750.00 inc GST

By Jane Austen

All six novels bound in five beautiful volumes by Riviere

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  • Austen’s six novels in five beautifully bound volumes [Robert Riviere & Son, London, c1910]; red 2/3 leather over cloth; top edges gilt; marbled endpapers; spines faded; previous owner’s initials [JBC] on ffeps; colour frontispieces by C.E. Brock & dated 1907/8
  • Each volume with introduction to the respective novel by R. Brimley Johnson
  • Mansfield Park with water damage to front board and minor remnant damage to preliminaries
  • A very good example of this master bindery from a period where they were dabbling in publishing
  • Titles being:
    • Pride & Prejudice
    • Sense & Sensibility
    • Mansfield Park
    • Emma
    • Northanger Abbey
    • Persuasion