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THE WORKS OF WASHINGTON IRVING. Leather Set. Complete in 15 volumes

by Irving, Washington

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New York: P. F. Collier & Son, 1897. Bound in leather bindings. Gilded spines. The top edges are gilded. Illustrated with full page plates. 8 inches tall. 19 inches of shelf space. In Good condition externally, with wear, as shown. There are some chips, and some starting. This is still a nice antiquarian set. These are very fresh, bright, and clean, internally. There is no writing. No foxing. The hinges are all held firmly internally, though some have external starting. This is a nice antiquarian set of Irving's works, and displays beautifully. 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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THE WORKS OF WASHINGTON IRVING. Leather Set. Complete in 15 volumes

by Irving, Washington

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AUTHOR'S REVISED EDITION. FIRST COLLECTED EDITION
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New York: George Putnam, 1851. AUTHOR'S REVISED EDITION. FIRST COLLECTED EDITION. Bound in full calf leather bindings. Gilded spines. Raised hubs. Two labels per spine. Marbled end papers. Printed on quality paper with wide margins. Four fold outs. 7.5 inches tall. These take up 23 inches of shelf space. In VERY GOOD Condition, but for the chip on volume 15. All the hinges are strongly attached and held firmly by the underlying cords, but with some starting. Printed on quality paper. All the fold outs are exceptionally fresh and well preserved with no tearing present. There is some foxing. No writing. All volumes come protected in a removable archival clear mylar dust jacket. This is an exceptionally early set of Irving's Works. Volume 15, The Alhambra, Is Copyrighted 1851, making this the complete collected works to date. 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… Read more
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THE WORKS OF WASHINGTON IRVING. Knickerbocker Edition. Leather Set. Complete in 40 volumes

by Irving, Washington

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KNICKERBOCKER EDITION. First Edition Thus, and most complete of
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New York & London: G. P. Putnam's Sons, [1895 - 1897.]. KNICKERBOCKER EDITION. First Edition Thus, and most complete of all editions, as stated. Bound in calf leather bindings. Gilded spines, with 6 spine compartments. Dual labels. Top edges are gilded. Marbled end papers. Printed on quality paper. Knickerbocker Edition in 40 volumes. First Edition of this printing of Irving's Works, and the most complete of all editions. Illustrated throughout with a vast profusion of fine engravings, reproductions, facsimiles, photogravures and other decorative designs. Printed on special vellum paper and including engraved head and tail pieces, and other decorations in many of the volumes. 6 7/8 high. 46 inches shelf space. VERY GOOD condition. Very fresh and well preserved. All 80 hinges are all fully and strongly attached. Supple leather, these bindings are all very fresh. Printed on quality paper that is very fresh and well preserved, about free of any trace of foxing. Some general rubs/wear… Read more
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THE WORKS OF WASHINGTON IRVING. Leather Set. Complete in 27 volumes

by Irving, Washington

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KNICKERBOCKER EDITION
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New York: G. P. Putnams & Son, [Title pages not dated. This set is circa 1870.]. KNICKERBOCKER EDITION. Complete in 27 volumes. (23 volumes plus the final 4 volumes being the Life, Letters, Biographies and Miscellanies.) Author's Revised Edition. Contains all of Irving's works, histories, biographies, tales and accounts of travel, including Knickerbocker's History of New York, Life of Washington, Life of Columbus, Sketch Book, and Astoria. With Life and Letters in three volumes + Biographies and Miscellanies in one volume. Complete in 27 volumes. Bound in calf leather bindings. Gilded spines. Raised hubs. Marbled edges and end papers. Printed on quality paper. Rag style paper wide margins. Engraved plates protected in tissue. Beveled edges. 35 inches of shelf space. 7 3/8 inches tall. In VERY GOOD condition. Very fresh, the leather is supple. All the hinges are fully attached, although Washington volume two has been archivally reattached. General external rubs and abrasion. Near free… Read more
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THE WORKS OF WASHINGTON IRVING. Sunnyside Edition. Leather Set. Complete in 28 volumes

by Irving, Washington

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SUNNYSIDE EDITION
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New York: G. P. Putnam and Sons, 1868. SUNNYSIDE EDITION. Complete in 28 volumes. (Volume 19 contains The Miscellanies, with an additional 5 volumes on Washington, and 4 volumes of Life and Letters, therefore complete in 28 volumes, with all of Irving's works.) Sunnyside Edition. The Author's Revised Edition. Bound in the highest quality leather bindings. Raised hubs. Gilded spines. Marbled edges and end papers. 7.5 inches tall. Approximately 37 inches of shelf space. In VERY GOOD condition. The leather is very supple and fresh. The hinges are all 100% fully attached. Printed on quality paper that is fresh, bright, and clean. Appears free of foxing. No writing or previous signs of ownership. Some light general shelf rubs/wear. This is a gorgeous set. Small piece of paper stuck to rear cover of Mahomet and Astoria, not visible on the shelf. This is a beautiful set. This set would make an excellent gift and/or addition to any fine library. In addition to their shelf presence, antiquarian books… Read more
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THE WORKS OF WASHINGTON IRVING. Holly Edition. Library Set. Complete in 40 volumes

by Irving, Washington

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HOLLY EDITION. Set #64/1000
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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1894. HOLLY EDITION. Set #64/1000. Maroon cloth bindings. Gilded spines and covers. Decorated with a gilded holly design, and lettered in gold. The top edges are gilded, others deckled. Limited edition, this set is #64 of 1000 sets ever issued. Printed on quality paper. Wide margins. Illustrated with full page plates protected in tissue. 8 inches tall. These take up over 50 inches of shelf space. In VERY GOOD condition. The hinges are all fully sound. Very fresh, bright, and clean. Appears free of foxing. Some general rubs / abrasion. Internal hinge paper separating in some volumes. Tide marks on rear of miscellaneous covers. This is an exceptional set. Complete in 40 volumes. These display beautifully. 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… Read more
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THE WORKS OF WASHINGTON IRVING. Leather Set. Complete in 10 volumes

by Irving, Washington

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KINDERHOOK EDITION. Author's Revised Edition
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New York: Putnams, [No date, copyright page dated 1880.]. KINDERHOOK EDITION. Author's Revised Edition. Complete in 20 titles, bound into 10 volumes. The Author's Revised Edition. Bound in leather bindings. Gilded spines. The top edges are gilded. Facsimile autograph to covers. Printed on quality paper with wide margins. Illustrated with frontisplates. 7 7/8 inches tall. 19 inches of shelf space. Very good condition overall, but with some external shelf wear and rubs. The hinges are attached, but the external leather has some starting, but held strongly underneath with no risk of dismemberment. Some abrasion along the edges and hinges, and some minor chipping. Some internal hinge paper with some separation. Internally these are very fresh, bright, and clean. Free of foxing. No writing. These display beautifully. 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… Read more
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