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    The Rare First Complete Edition
    of Ibsen's Works

    Henrik Ibsen. Samlede Verker. Oslo: Gyldendal Norsk Forlag, 1928-1947. The first complete edition of Ibsen's Works. One of 850 sets, this being copy number 144. Text in Norwegian. Complete in twenty three octavo volumes. Beautifully bound in near contemporary full vellum over boards, boards ruled in gilt with gilt floral cornerpieces, author's initials in gilt in center of front boards, spines paneled and tooled in gilt, brown gilt morocco lettering labels. Some toning or mild sunning to spines, a few spines lightly soiled, some mild rubbing or wear to bindings, a few gutters overopened, some boards slightly bowed. With original covers bound-in. A handsome, fine set. Rare thus.

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    April, 2016
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