One volume is poems, 2 volumes are dramas, and volume 4 is histories. There is an introductory biography by Hjalmar H. Each book is large and heavy, measuring 12 by 8 1/2 inches and each weighing over 6 pounds. They have beautiful gilt engraved red leather covers and gilt edges on all 3 sides.
There are approximately 1,550 pages of intense drama and beauty. One of the spine covers is damaged as shown.
The fronts and back of the books are all in very good condition for age. The cover hinges are cracked and fragile, but holding.
The bindings are all in excellent condition with all pages bound. Inner hinges are in tact. Pages show age but are otherwise in excellent condition too with no internal writing, no dog-ears, and no page tears.Thank you for shopping with us. We will do what we can to make everything right! The item "1883 Rare Works Schiller 4 vol set Poems Dramas Leather Antique Book Illustrated" is in sale since Tuesday, June 12, 2018. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "gardennut01" and is located in Dayton, Ohio. This item can be shipped worldwide.