RARE #22/ 26 Cambridge Edition Dryden 5 Vol Antique Leather Stamped Fine Binding
Vol I, Life and vols II - V, Dramatic Works of The Works of John Dryden. Numbered and registered #22 of only 26 sets printed, it appears that 8 of these sets are in institutions leaving only 18 sets in private hands. This is a subset of the original 18 vol set but comprises of all of the Dramatic Works and Life of Dryden, by Sir Walter Scott. Fine binding by Croscup & Sterling, N. Handsome dark blue Morocco leather over moire marbled boards. Display features raised bands, 3 gilt ruled compartments and lettering. All page edges are gilt. Each volume opens with a color frontispiece and has additional gravure plates. The interiors are excellent, on quality paper. The exteriors have minor shelf wear. 8 3/4" x 6" x 2. Please ask with questions or if you would like additional photos. The item "RARE #22/ 26 Cambridge Edition Dryden 5 Vol Antique Leather Stamped Fine Binding" is in sale since Wednesday, December 2, 2020. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible".
The seller is "betsystyle" and is located in Auburn, California. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Binding: Fine Binding
- Publisher: Croscup & Sterling
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Author: Dryden, Sir Walter Scott
- Language: English
- Special Attributes: Illustrated
- Original/Facsimile: Original