Skip to content

Biblio logo: Used, Rare and Collectible Books for Sale

Miscellanies: Prose and Verse. In Four Volumes by  W. M Thackeray - First Edition Thus - 1865 - from Dale Steffey Books, ABAA (SKU: 008652)

Miscellanies: Prose and Verse. In Four Volumes

Click for full-size.

Miscellanies: Prose and Verse. In Four Volumes

by Thackeray, W. M

  • Used
  • very good
  • Hardcover
  • first
Very Good
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Bloomington, Indiana
Item Price
Or just $375.00 with a
Bibliophiles Club Membership
FREE Shipping to USA Standard delivery: 7 to 14 days
More Shipping Options
Ask Seller a Question

Payment Methods Accepted

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • PayPal

About This Item

London: Smith, Elder and Co., 1865. SCARCE in commerce. Vols. III and IV published 1865, Vols. I and II, 1866. Four volumes bound in contemporary half red morocco over marbled boards, the backs gilt, edges and end papers marbled to match boards, contemporary bookplates of William Milner Crowe. Half title pages in Vols. I, III, and IV, none in Vol.II. Very Good, moderate spotting at end papers, internal pages clean and bright, light rubbing at tips. Collects the following : V. 1. Ballads. The Book of Snobs. The Tremendous Adventures of Major Gahagan. The Fatal Boots. Cox's Diary.--V. 2. Memoirs of Mr. C.J. Yellowplush. Diary of C. Jeames de la Pluche, Esq. Sketches and Travels in London. Novels by Eminent Hands. Character Sketches.--V. 3. The Memoirs of Barry London, Esq. A Legend of the Rhine. Rebecca and Rowena. A Little Dinner at Timmins's. The Bedford-Row Conspiracy.--V. 4. The Fitz-Boodle Papers. Men's Wives. A Shabby Genteel Story. The History of Samuel Titmarsh, and The Great Hoggarty Diamond.. First Edition Thus. Half Morocco. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.


Review this book and you’ll be entered for a chance to win $50!

(Log in or Create an Account first!)

You’re rating the book as a work, not the seller or the specific copy you purchased!


Dale Steffey Books, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
Miscellanies: Prose and Verse. In Four Volumes
Thackeray, W. M
Book condition
Used - Very Good
First Edition Thus
Smith, Elder and Co.
Place of Publication
Date Published
Bookseller catalogs
Literature; Poetry; Nineteenth Century;
12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

Terms of Sale

Dale Steffey Books, ABAA

Any book is returnable for any reason within 10 days for a complete refund, as long as it is returned in the same condition as when received. Please notify in advance of return. I accept checks, money orders, Mastercard, Visa, and bank wire transfer.

About the Seller

Dale Steffey Books, ABAA

Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers. member since 2006
Bloomington, Indiana
Ask Seller a Question

About Dale Steffey Books, ABAA

Online bookseller specializing in rare and collectible books in all fields. Books bought and sold from single item to entire collection.


Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

Marbled boards
... [More]
half title
The blank front page which appears just prior to the title page, and typically contains only the title of the book, although, at... [More]
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in... [More]
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in... [More]
Morocco is a style of leather book binding that is usually made with goatskin, as it is durable and easy to dye. (see also... [More]
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a... [More]
A duodecimo is a book approximately 7 by 4.5 inches in size, or similar in size to a contemporary mass market paperback. Also... [More]
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.

Frequently asked questions

This Book’s Categories