Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra. The Life and Exploits of the Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote de la Mancha. London: William Miller, 1801.

    Revised and corrected edition. Four large octavo volumes (complete). cxlv, 371; ix, 412; xvi, 391; xii, 440 pages. Translation by Charles Jarvis. Color illustrations. Frontispieces. Fold-out map. Notes.

    Handsomely bound by Bayntun Rivière of Bath in full brown morocco. Covers with gilt single fillet border enclosing a large panel of black and gilt interlaced strapwork. Spines in six compartments with five raised bands, lettered in gilt in two compartments, the remaining compartments panelled in gilt and black. Gilt board edges and inner dentelles. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. Ribbon markers. Very minor wear to edges. Foxing to preliminary and terminal pages. Tight and bright. A striking set in fine condition.

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Books & Catalogs (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2008
    16th-18th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 383

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) 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
    Consign to the 2018 March 27 Luxury Accessories Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    I don’t often do testimonials but in this case I felt truly obligated to thank Heritage Auctions for the extremely professional job your organization did for me.
    Charlie K.,
    Pittsburgh, PA
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 November 10 Space Exploration - Dallas
    2017 November 10 Space Exploration - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $852,131