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The Works. by  Lord  Alfred - Hardcover - 1888-91 - from Peter Harrington (SKU: 135222)

The Works.

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The Works.

by TENNYSON, Alfred, Lord

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About This Item

London: Macmillan and Co.,, 1888-91. 8 volumes, small octavo (172 x 114 mm). Bound by R. H. Porter in near-contemporary red pebble-grained morocco, titles and elaborate decoration to spines gilt separated by raised bands, single rule to boards with cornerpieces gilt, inner dentelles gilt, marbled endpapers, gilt edges. Engraved frontispiece to each volume. Some occasional light foxing, an excellent set. A particularly handsome set of Tennyson's works.

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Bookseller
Peter Harrington GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
135222
Title
The Works.
Author
TENNYSON, Alfred, Lord
Book condition
Used
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
London: Macmillan and Co.,
Date published
1888-91
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Peter Harrington

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About Peter Harrington

Peter Harrington is currently offering a normal national and international delivery service unaffected by COVID-19. Peter Harrington first started selling rare and antiquarian books from the Chelsea Antiques Market on London's King's Road in 1969, and have since grown to become one of the largest and best known antiquarian bookshops in Europe. Our shop extends over four floors offering up to 20,000 volumes. We also offer a full bookbinding and restoration service, and are members of the ABA and ILAB.

Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

raised band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books.  The bands are created...[more]
edges
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]
octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing...[more]
morocco
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]
gilt
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]

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