Philadelphia: E. L. Carey & A. Hart, 1839. First. Small octavo; VG-/no-DJ; tan spine with gold text, six embossed bands, gold chalice illustration; boards are slightly brittle, outside hinges of front and rear covers of volumes one, six and seven are split, outside hinge of front cover of volume five is split, boards of each volume have moderate age discoloration and severe discoloration and sunning to spine, corners of each volume are bumped, rubbed and frayed, covers have moderate scuffing and staining, heads and tails of each spine have bumping and rubbing, top inch of spine of volume six is loose and hanging from binding, text and chalice illustration on each spine still intact and visible; textblocks of each volume have moderate foxing and age-toning, readability not affected, edges have moderate age-toning, foxing and staining, hinge of volume one is split at title page, binding visible, volume two has light water damage and staining which is visible from front free-end paper to page 65, pages 15-22 of volume six are detached from binding and torn along margins, section of pages is enclosed in proper order. SHELVED aisle 10. [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
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New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1853. 8vo., 829pp.; G; bound in black leather, paneled spine with gilt tooling and lettering; boards have gilt paneling, gilt tooling on board edges, turn-ins; gilt text block; minor shelfwear to front hinge, ridges on spine, corners; front board detached; 8 elegant steel engravings, including frontispiece; mild foxing throughout, moderate on plates;.
London: John Murray, 1823. First edition. Octavo in contemporary brown leather covered with gold gilt; VG/VG; six-band embossed spine; silk, burgundy end pages; paper age-toned with dusty deckled edges; pp. 188; first end page has a tipped-in folded letter (forged) from Goethe about a contribution to Lord Byron's Monument; second end page has a folded, lengthy note from W.C. Macready concerning a personal legal matter; Macready was the best actor performing Werner for twenty years (1830-1850) both in England and the U.S.; previous owner's penciled inscription on top of inside first end page; in good condition; shelved in Case # 0; VK consignment.
London: James Cawthorn, 1810. Third Edition. small Octavo, viii, 86 pages; VG; bound in brown calf, elaborately tooled boards, remnants of gilt roll to board edges; rebacked with new spine, gilt lettering; Line 269 misspelling, no watermarks present to any pages; states Third Edition to title page, presumed early spurious 4th edition; shelved case 0.
London: John Murray, 1819. First Collected Edition. 10mos., 2 volumes; VG; bound in quarter red calf with marbled boards, gilt lettering to spines; volume 1 spine with mild cracking, volume 2 with moderate; some rubbing to boards; volume 1 ffep with for edge trimmed, volume 2 with two holes; names on sfep; mild foxing; with half-titles bound in; shelved case 0.
London: Henry Frowde, 1896. Oxford Edition. Octavo, 924 pages; VG; bound in full teal leather, paneled spine with gilt lettering and tooling, gilt borders to boards, gilt seal of Clapham High School on the front cover; marbled text block and endpapers; name written on sfep; very mild wear to corners, head and tail of spine, hinges; shelved case 3.