Lot 121[FINE BINDINGS - POETRY]
Approximately 100 volumes of finely bound poetry. Including: SHELLEY, PERCY BYSSHE edited by FORMAN, HARRY BUXTON. The Works. London: Reeves and Turner, 1880. 8 volumes. 9 x 6 inches. Three-quarters blue calf, marbled boards. With sets of Byron, Wordsworth, Longfellow, Browning, Tennyson and others. Bindings include full crushed red morrocco with gilt Rugby School crest on front board, gilt tooled tree calf, gilt tooled calf, and three-quarters calf with gilt spines and marbled boards. Generally sound but with occasional light rubbing and wear, sunned spines, and a few cracked joints, sold as is.
Sold for $4,095
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