Select Works of Henry Fielding, Esq. To which is prefixed, An Original Account of The Life and Writings of the Author by William Watson. In Five Volumes [complete].

By: Fielding, Henry ; William Watson

Price: $227.50

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Book Condition: Good


8.5 x 5.5 inches. xiv, [2], 168, 347 / xvi, 453 / xi, 465 / x, 422 / ix, 466 pages. Five volume set, including the four novels [Tom Jones, Amelia, Joseph Andrews, J. Wild] and Watson's 168 page Life of Fielding. Complete with frontispiece to vol. 1, half titles and comprehensive contents leaves. Original endpapers front and rear to each volume. Original leather boards with, apparently, early 20th century spines. Bindings and hinges fully secure. Foxing primarily to preliminary and final leaves, with some general tanning to interiors and, upon occasion tawny smudging. Overall quite clean. Considerable offsetting shared by frontispiece and title page of vol. 1 as seen. Unsophisticated bookplate [1.8 x 1.2 inches] of William R. Lyall, Dean of Canterbury 1845-57, in each volume.

Title: Select Works of Henry Fielding, Esq. To which is prefixed, An Original Account of The Life and Writings of the Author by William Watson. In Five Volumes [complete].

Author Name: Fielding, Henry ; William Watson

Categories: Literature,

Edition: Third edition

Publisher: Edinburgh, Doig, Stirling and Slade [&c],: 1818

Binding: leather boards

Book Condition: Good

Size: 8vo.

Seller ID: Books007518