Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    [Alain-René Lesage]. The Adventures of Gil Blas of Santillane. London: Hurst, Robinson, and Co., 1822. A new edition: with engravings from paintings by Robert Smirke. Four twelvemo volumes. vii, 334; viii, 316; viii, 324; v, 312 pages. Illustrated. Bound in full leather with diced covers and gilt borders. Gilt stamping, ruling, and titles to spine with morocco labels. Wear to covers and extremities, especially at corners and joints. Tails of spines of three volumes have some dampstaining, mildly affecting text. Some loss to spine ends. Most joints have some splitting and wear to ends. Toning and occasional foxing to pages. Endpapers faded at edges. Bookplate of John M Everman present in all volumes. A generally very good set.

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    February, 2012
    9th Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 80

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $50,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $50,000 and $1,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $1,000,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Only 18 days left to consign to the 2018 October 27 Musical Instruments - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    The resulting auction of my property overwhelmed me. I want to thank Tom Slater and the Heritage team for a very satisfactory experience and profitable result with my historical consignment.
    Henry L.,
    Lexington, KY
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $614,788