PART of a 12-vol. Winchester edition (1911-12) of the works of Jane Austen, bound in half red calf gilt by Sotherans, that made £3400 as part of the July 21 Lyon & Turnbull sale at Jordanstone.
In that same contents sale, a 64-vol. Constable edition of the
works of Sir Walter Scott (1892-94), uniformly bound in half brown
morocco gilt and green cloth boards, made £2800, while a collection
of Thackeray first editions, the 19 works uniformly bound as 29 in
full light tan polished calf gilt with coloured morocco lettering
pieces, reached £3600.
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