Illustrated Editions (partial set): Nana (Zola) - Plays of Anton Chekhov - Pinafore, Mikado, Pirates of Penzance, Bab Ballads (The Best Known Works of W. S. Gilbert) - Candide (Voltaire) - Chinese Love Tales (Morant) - Aphrodite (Louys) - The Picture of Dorian Gray (Wilde) - The Fables of Aesop - Sonnets from the Portugese (Browning) [2 copies] - A Shropshire Lad (Housman) - Green Mansions (Hudson) - The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam (FitzGerald) - The Golden Treasury of English Verse (Palgrave) [14 volumes]


Partial set of Illustrated Editions, 14 volumes as given, 9 bound in light brown and blue textured limp paper covered boards, lettered in gilt on burgundy spine fields, front cover devices in burgundy and gilt; 5 bound in dark green and light brown limp paper covered boards, lettered in gilt on green spine fields, front cover devices in burgundy and green. Variously issued 1930-37, most 1933 or earlier. All volumes show light/modest shelf wear, with several volumes showing slight to mild binding leans, light soiling to cloth, some fomer owner signatures to endpapers, some endpapers toned, all at least VG, most Near Fine.

Title: Illustrated Editions (partial set): Nana (Zola) - Plays of Anton Chekhov - Pinafore, Mikado, Pirates of Penzance, Bab Ballads (The Best Known Works of W. S. Gilbert) - Candide (Voltaire) - Chinese Love Tales (Morant) - Aphrodite (Louys) - The Picture of Dorian Gray (Wilde) - The Fables of Aesop - Sonnets from the Portugese (Browning) [2 copies] - A Shropshire Lad (Housman) - Green Mansions (Hudson) - The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam (FitzGerald) - The Golden Treasury of English Verse (Palgrave) [14 volumes]

Author Name: Zola, Emile, Anton Chekhov, W. S. Gilbert, Voltaire, George Souile de Morant, Pierre Louys, Oscar Wilde, Aesop, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Francis Turner Palgrave (editor), Edward FitzGerald (transl.), W. H. Hudson, A. E. Housman

Illustrator: Fred A. Mayer, Valenti Angelo, Mahlon Blaine, Howard Simon, W. S. Gilbert, Frank J. Buttera, Lui Trugo, Charles H. Bennett

Categories: Literature: Novels/Stories, Drama, Modern 1sts, Imprints & Bindings,

Edition: First Thus

Publisher: New York, Illustrated Editions Co.: 0

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 047400