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image of THE EDINBURGH REVIEW, OR CRITICAL JOURNAL. [ADAM SMITH, ECONOMICS, WEALTH OF NATIONS] First Edition. Complete in 20 volumes.

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THE EDINBURGH REVIEW, OR CRITICAL JOURNALPrinted in 1803-1812.Complete in 20 volumes.Rare and highly desirable. FIRST EDITION/FIRST PRINTING! Printed between 1803 and 1812.This set is well over 200 years old! Complete in 20 volumes.Volume 20 is the index.First Edition in book form, as the set was previously issued in newspaper like format. An important set. Exceedingly rare and unobtainable. The Edinburgh Review or Critical Journal was… Read more
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image of THE COMPLETE WORKS OF RALPH WALDO EMERSON. Complete in 12 volumes. Centenary Edition. In FINE condition.

THE COMPLETE WORKS OF RALPH WALDO EMERSON. Complete in 12 volumes. Centenary Edition. In FINE condition.

by Emerson, Ralph Waldo

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Published
1903
Edition
Centenary Edition
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$2,500.00

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THE COMPLETE WORKS OF RALPH WALDO EMERSON!BOUND IN THE ORIGINAL GORGEOUS MOROCCAN LEATHER BINDINGS!Complete in 12 volumes. A gorgeous set, bound in the highest quality leather bindings. These are the original bindings.Set is in near new condition, despite being well over 100 years old. Set is in FINE/MINT+ Condition, despite being over 100 years old. Early sets of Emerson are already difficult to obtain.The… Read more
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image of THE COMPLETE WORKS OF PERCY SHELLEY. First Collected edition. Complete in 4 volumes. Bound in fine leather.

THE COMPLETE WORKS OF PERCY SHELLEY. First Collected edition. Complete in 4 volumes. Bound in fine leather.

by Shelley, Percy

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Published
1839
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Collected Edition
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$2,500.00

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The Complete Works Of PERCY SHELLEYRare FIRST EDITION of Shelley's Works. Complete in 4 volumes.Printed in 1839. Shelley is one of the major English Romantic poets, and is regarded as among the finest poets in the English language. He was a key member of a close circle of visionary poets and writers that included:Lord Byron, John Keats, and his own… Read more
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image of THE COMPLETE WORKS OF EDGAR ALLAN POE. Complete in 4 volumes. Bound in the original fine leather bindings.

THE COMPLETE WORKS OF EDGAR ALLAN POE. Complete in 4 volumes. Bound in the original fine leather bindings.

by Poe, Edgar Allan

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Published
1874
Edition
First Ingram Edition
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$2,500.00

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THE COMPLETE WORKS OF EDGAR ALLAN POEBound in the original leather bindings.Edited by John Ingram.With A Memoir.This is the FIRST EDITION of 'The Ingram Edition' of Poe.Printed in 1874 - 1875. IN REMARKABLE CONDITION, despite being almost 150 years old.A truly gorgeous and exceptional antiquarian set of Poe. Complete in 4-Volumes.Illustrated with frontisplates. This is the FIRST EDITION of John Ingram's edition of… Read more
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image of THE COMPLETE WORKS OF BENJAMIN FRANKLIN. First Complete Edition. Printed in 1806. Complete in 3 volumes. Full Title: 'The Complete Works in Philosophy, Politics, and Morals, of the Late Dr. Benjamin Franklin, Now First Collected and Arranged: With Memories of His Early Life.’

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THE COMPLETE WORKS OF BENJAMIN FRANKLIN!FIRST COMPLETE EDITION.Complete in 3 volumes.Printed in 1806. ________This edition of Franklin's Works was edited by "Mr. Marshall… [who] used much diligence in searching for essays and papers, that had not before been comprised in any collection" (Ford 550). (The Bibliography of Benjamin Franklin by Ford.) Printed in 1806.This set is over 200 years old. Complete in 3… Read more
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image of THE COMPLETE WORKS OF JULES VERNE. First Collected Edition. Bound in full leather. Complete in 10 volumes.

THE COMPLETE WORKS OF JULES VERNE. First Collected Edition. Bound in full leather. Complete in 10 volumes.

by Verne, Jules

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Published
1904
Edition
First Collected Edition
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$3,000.00

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THE COMPLETE WORKS OF JULES VERNEIn Fine & UNREAD condition.Complete in 10 volumes.RARE. Blind stamp is dated as 1904. No date on title page. This is the FIRST COLLECTED EDITION of Jules Verne's Works printed in English!There was a later 15 volume edition printed in 1911 by Vincent Park & Co New York.This is the earlier 10 volume edition printed by National… Read more
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