Cassells Library of English Literature . Set of 5 Leather Bound Volumes. (Shorter English Poems. Illustrations of English Religion. English Plays. Shorter Works in English Prose. Sketches of Longer Works in English Verse and Prose)

By: Morley, Henry (selected Edited and Arranged by)

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Half-Leather - Handsome bindings, scuffs to each volume but overall an attractive set. Gilt decoration to boards and gilt decoration and titling to spine. Five filleted raised spine bands, Extremeties rubbed. Binding is still solid and robust. Marbled fore edges and end papers. Foxing mainly to e/p's. Illustrated. Volume 1 503 pp. Vol 2 - 440 pp. Volume 3 - 440 pp. Volume 4 - 438 pp. Volume 5 - 448 pp. Contents page of volume 5 is torn and boards spotted. Index to writers and their works, index to notes, index to specimens of index, index to plays and dramatists. ALL VOLUMES ARE CRISP TIGHT AND BRIGHT, complete with numerous illustrations. NO Date given but the set is c. 1890/1900? ; 000988; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Title: Cassells Library of English Literature . Set of 5 Leather Bound Volumes. (Shorter English Poems. Illustrations of English Religion. English Plays. Shorter Works in English Prose. Sketches of Longer Works in English Verse and Prose)

Author Name: Morley, Henry (selected Edited and Arranged by)

Categories: Theatre. Film. Plays. Performing Arts, Fiction, Eng Lit, Lit Crit & Shakespeare, Biography. Essays. Letters. Diaries, Anglo-Welsh Literature. Welsh Interest, Bindings, Poetry/War Poetry,

Edition: Presumed First UK Editions

Publisher: London, Cassell, Petter & Galpin: N.D.

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 000988

Keywords: Literature Language English Drama Writing Religion Plays Verse Poems