Category: Modern First Editions

THE WORKS Stock code: 5487

Author / Artist:

Stevenson, Robert Louis


London: Various Publishers. 1892


Early editions (and some minor first editions). Thirty Three volumes beautifully bound in gilt tooled green half leather bindings by Hatchards for the Countess of Warwick's library at Easton Lodge each volume bearing her bookplate to the pastedown. Generally a very good set with some chipping to the spines of one or two volumes, the only significant damage being that to the corner of the rear board of Underwoods. Titles include: Treasure Island, Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde with Other Fables, A Child's Garden of Verses, Kidnapped, The Black Arrow, Catriona, The Wrong Box, A Footnote to History, The Dynamiter, Across the Plains etc, The Wrecker, An Inland Voyage, Edinburgh, In the South Seas, St. Ives, Master of Ballantrae, The Ebb Tide, New Arabian Nights, Silverado Squatters, The Merry Men etc, Songs of Travel etc, Vailima Letters, Virginibus Puerisque and Other Papers, Weir of Hermiston, Ballads, Travels With a Donkey, Prince Otto, Island Nights' Entertainments, Memories and Portraits, Men and Books, Letters Volume 1 and Letters Volume 2. A very attractive set.