Sale 588 Lot 41
[BINDINGS]. A group of 4 works, comprising:
ANDERSEN, Hans. H. B. PAULL, translator. Hans Andersens' Fairy Tales. London and New York: Frederick Warne and Co., 1887. Period green calf gilt, spine gilt, brown morocco lettering piece gilt, edges marbled, by Allman & Son. Provenance: Ethel Plant (bookplate). -- BURNS, Robert. The Poetical Works of Robert Burns. London: William Pickering, 1839. 3 volumes. Later calf gilt, green morocco lettering pieces gilt, edges marbled. Provenance: Charles James Blomfield, D.D. (bookplate); DUKE AND DUCHESS OF WINDSOR, (bookplate from their sale, Sotheby's London, September 1997). -- DICKENS, Charles. A Tale of Two Cities. London: MacMillan and Co., 1909. Later tree calf gilt, spine gilt, green and red morocco lettering pieces gilt, edges marbled, by Spottiswoode & Co., Ltd. -- WHITMAN, Walt. Leaves of Grass. London: George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd., 1927. 20th-century green leather gilt, spine gilt, green and red morocco lettering pieces gilt, all edges gilt, by Riviere & Son; slipcase. -- Together 4 works in 6 volumes, 8vo and 12 mo, condition generally fine.