Skip to main content
Go to accessibility options

    Description

    Jane Austen. Sense and Sensibility. A novel. London: Richard Bentley, 1833. First Bentley edition. Small octavo. 331 pages; with a preliminary title, headed "Standard Novel. No.XXIII," and 8 pages of advertisements tipped in at the front, lacking final two blank leaves. Illustrated with engraved frontispiece and engraved title page. Publisher's plum cloth, printed paper spine label. Rebacked with fresh spine label, corners bumped and rubbed, moderate edgewear, boards sunned and somewhat soiled. Endpapers refreshed; bookplate and pencil notations to front endpapers. Internally generally clean and tight, all edges rough trimmed, somewhat foxed chiefly to plates, text block edges toned with minor wear. Very good.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2021
    9th-10th Wednesday-Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 19
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 222

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $300,000 (minimum $49), plus 20% of any amount between $300,000 and $3,000,000, plus 12.5% of any amount over $3,000,000 per lot.

    Sold on Jun 10, 2021 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    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
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2022 May 13 - 14 Space Exploration Signature® Auction .

    Learn about consigning with us

    We had a wonderful time in New York during the October 2013 Historical Manuscripts auction that featured my mother’s papers collected during her tenure as Martin Luther King, Jr.’s secretary. In fact, the entire experience from beginning to end has been a pleasure.
    Howard Ballou,
    Brandon, MS
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search