WASHINGTON IRVING THREE DECKER IN FINE CRIMSON MOROCCO

Irving, Washington.

Astoria; Or, Enterprise Beyond the Rocky Mountains.

Published: Bentley, London 1836. First Edition. Three Volumes.

Date:

Small octavo; xvi,317; ix,[i],320; vii,[i],294. No half title or adverts in volume one. Beautifully bound in contemporary half red morocco, marbled sides, the spines decorated with bright gilt bands, ornate motifs in compartments, lettering direct. All joints and hinges sound, boards tight. Some minor spotting to preliminaries, occasionally elsewhere. A VG set indeed, very handsomely bound.

£375

Offered by Neil Summersgill