Thackeray, William Makepeace; with notes by Anne Isabella Thackeray

    London: Smith, Elder & Co. 1876. (first edition). oversize Qto. black leather spine. VG-/ no DJ. includes many drawings, some with tint/color, by the author. cover (front and back) decorated with red border and ornate printed designs. clear endpapers, heavy foxing to further in pages. text block includes many images and line drawings, some tinted with color. top edge is metallic gilt shaded. heavy foxing of first and last few pages, else contents clear until other pages show also light foxing, many with few and many more through the interior of thick volume stock. abrasions, wear with some scratching and rubbing to black leather spine strip. spine is black leather with gilt text and gold band designs separating spine leather ends from titles in gilt. edges of gray paperboard panels are dry, with heavy wear to corners and rest shows much heavily surface soiling and mottling to the gray panels and panel edges especially. chips and abrasions along edges of the thick gray boards. no writing or notation to margins and spaces around illustrations. thus, much exposed and shelfworn, interior corners and text not chipped or creased.

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