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    [Charlotte, Emily and Anne Brontë]. Novels of the Sisters Brontë. Edited by Temple Scott. Edinburgh: John Grant, 1924. Thornton edition. Twelve octavo volumes. Frontispieces, some volumes with additional illustrated plates inserted throughout. Contemporary blue half morocco over light-blue cloth-covered boards by Stikeman & Co., New York, signed on the front endpaper, spines with five raised bands, compartments ruled and lettered or elaborately stamped in gilt; top edge gilt, other untrimmed; marbled endpapers. Bindings lightly rubbed, occasional scratch to leather, few small bubbles under cloth to some volumes. Small leather bookplates. Still, near fine. From the library of Sylvester Stallone.

    More Information: Titles include: Emily Bronte. Wuthering Heights. One octavo volume. [4, blank], [xx], 499, [500], [4, blank] pages. Five black and white illustration plates. [and:] Anne Bronte. Agnes Grey. One octavo volume. [4, blank], [vi], 301, [302], [4, blank] pages. Frontispiece. [and:] Charlotte Bronte. The Professor. One octavo volume. [4], [xvi], 378, [6, blank] pages. Four black and white illustration plates. [and:] E[lizabeth] C. Gaskell. The Life of Charlotte Bronte. One octavo volume. [4, blank], [xx], 525, [526], [6, blank] pages. Twenty-six black and while illustrations on twenty-five plates. [and:] Charlotte Bronte. Villette. Two octavos. [4, blank], [xvi], 421, [422], [4, blank]; [4, blank], [viii], 406, [6, blank] pages. Three black and white illustration plates in each volume. [and:] Charlotte Bronte. Jane Eyre. Two octavo volumes. [4, blank], [xvi], 405, [7, blank]; [xii], 371, [372], [4, blank] pages. Volume I: Six black and white illustration plates; Volume II: five black and white illustrations. [and:] Anne Bronte. The Tenant of Wildfell Hall. Two octavo volumes. [viii], 353, [354], [6, blank]; [vi], 437, [438], [4, blank] pages. Frontispieces in Volumes I and II. [and:] Charlotte Bronte. Shirley. Two octavos. [xii], 458, [6, blank]; [xii], 471, [5, blank] pages. Volume I: seven black and white illustration plates; Volume II: five black and white illustration plates.

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