Auction Name: The Collection of James Kwis Leonard Internet Rare Books Auction
Lot Number: 70324
Shortcut to Lot: HA.com/6220-70324
Anatole France. The Works of Anatole France. New York: Gabriel Wells, 1924. Autograph Edition, limited to 1075 sets, of which this is no. 502, first volume signed by the author. Thirty volumes. Octavo. Various paginations. Frontispiece in first volume. Publisher's one-quarter red cloth over brown paper-covered boards, printed paper spine labels; text block edges untrimmed, majority unopened. Minor shelf wear at extremities of bindings; spine ends a bit pushed; spine label mostly torn away from first volume; some minor soiling to backstrips. Text blocks softly dulled with age; top edges dust-soiled. Very good overall.