Lord Lytton Collected Works c. 1880's beautiful 10 fine books red leather setBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Leather Book Bindings, Decorative Leather Sets).
Works of Edward Bulwer Lytton (Lord Lytton).
Published c.1880-90's, New York, George Routledge and Sons, Limited.
10 volumes, each c. 500 pages. Text in English.
Lot of ten 19th century half-leather bindings, red morocco, raised bands, compartments richly gilt decorated, contrasting gilt title labels, marbled covers, edges and end papers.
Text block paper is clean, internally well preserved, little staining or soiling, any flaws of a minor type unworthy of specific mention.
Still attractive on the shelf. Item displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Books measure: 7 7/8" H X 5 1/2" W.
Set along shelf measures: 16 1/4".