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THE CLASSIC AND BEAUTIFUL FROM LITERATURE OF 3000 YEARS. Leather Set. Art. Near Folio. Illustrated. Encyclopedia of Literature. Complete in 6 volumes

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THE CLASSIC AND BEAUTIFUL FROM LITERATURE OF 3000 YEARS. Leather Set. Art. Near Folio. Illustrated. Encyclopedia of Literature. Complete in 6 volumes

by [ENCYCLOPEDIA.] [Coppee, Henry (Editor.)]

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Philadelphia & New York: Carson & Simpson, 1895 - 1896. FIRST EDITION / FIRST PRINTING. The Classic and The Beautiful from the Literature of Three Thousand Years; By the Authors and Orators of All Countries. Complete in 6 volumes. These are large books measuring 11 inches tall. 10.25 inches of shelf space. These are heavy books weighing over 4lb's each. Bound in thick morocco leather bindings. Gilded spines. Gilded covers. Printed on thick quality paper. Columned text with large font. Wide margins. Illustrated with plates. Marbled edges and end papers. VERY GOOD condition. Very fresh. The leather is supple. The hinges are 100% fully attached. Very fresh, bright, and clean. Appears free of foxing. This is an impressive set. This set would make an excellent gift and/or addition to any fine library. In addition to their shelf presence, antiquarian books make an excellent investment. We always pack very securely to help ensure safe handling during transit. All books are individually wrapped and are always professionally padded. We offer a full refund guarantee, per our terms described on our site, with notification of such intent requested. Please contact us with any inquiries.

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Bookseller
Merchants Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
2145
Title
THE CLASSIC AND BEAUTIFUL FROM LITERATURE OF 3000 YEARS. Leather Set. Art. Near Folio. Illustrated. Encyclopedia of Literature. Complete in 6 volumes
Author
[ENCYCLOPEDIA.] [Coppee, Henry (Editor.)]
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Edition
FIRST EDITION / FIRST PRINTING
Publisher
Carson & Simpson
Place of Publication
Philadelphia & New York
Date published
1895 - 1896
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Merchants Rare Books, established in 2003, buys and sells rare and antiquarian books, with an emphasis on first editions and fine antiquarian sets from the 17th - 19th centuries.

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