Limited edition: no 20 of 250 copies. Set of three books contained in a custom-made box (24 x 15.5 x 4 cms), comprising: Sir Charles Grandison or The Happy Man, A Comedy in Five Acts. 26 page hardbound book with marbled covers, edited from the original manuscript by Brian Southam. Foreword by Lord David Cecil in 8 page booklet with matching marbled jacket. Sir Charles Grandison or The Happy Man, A Comedy in Five Acts. The Original Manuscript in Facsimile. 53 page hardbound book in green cloth with gilt titled spine. Box is covered in matching marbled paper and buckram, with paper label to front of case.
There is a Sotheby's 'Chatsworth The Attic Sale, 5-7 October 2010' label inside the box.
Author Jane Austen
Publisher David Astor at Jubilee Books, Burford, Oxfordshire. G. Williams, printer, at the Florin Press, Staplehurt, Kent.
Condition Very Good