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SA909247

1894 Pride & Prejudice Rare Peacock First Edition Book By Jane Austen & Hugh Thomson

Status: This item has been sold
Sold by: Elder Books

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Description

PRIDE & PREJUDICE
BY JANE AUSTEN
WITH A PREFACE BY GEORGE SAINSBURY & ILLUSTRATIONS BY HUGH THOMSON
PUBLISHED BY GEORGE ALLEN, LONDON 1894
FIRST PEACOCK EDITION
HARDBACK BOUND IN THE ORIGINAL GILT DECORATED CLOTH BINDING WITH THE PEACOCK DESIGN TO FRONT BOARD, FRONTIS PLUS NUMEROUS ILLUSTRATIONS THROUGHOUT, PAGE EDGES GILT
BOOK MEASURES APPROX 8 X 5 INCHES WITH 27 + 476 PAGES
FEW FAINT CREASES TO CLOTH SPINE, GILT DECORATION TO COVER A LITTLE DULL WITH A FEW SMALL AREAS OF RUBBING TO GILT, FRONT HINGE COCKED SLIGHTLY FORWARD WITH SOME PLAY TO HINGES BUT BOARDS HOLDING FIRM, LIGHT WEAR AT TOP & BOTTOM OF SPINE, COUPLE OF SMALL NICKS TO CLOTH ON FRONT OUTER HINGE, CORNERS BUMPED, MINOR CRACKING TO FRONT INNER HINGE, THE OCCASIONAL PAGE WITH A MARK TO PAGE MARGINS [SEE IMAGE] SOME OCCASIONAL LIGHT FOXING OR CREASE TO PAGES, LIGHT BROWNING TO MARGINS OF TITLE PAGE & FRONTIS
OVERALL THE BOOK HAS SOME FAULTS BUT STILL A GOOD-VERY GOOD ACCEPTABLE COPY
A DESIRABLE FIRST EDITION JANE AUSTEN IN THE ORIGINAL PEACOCK DECORATED BINDING
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Internal Ref: 0062451-NL27



Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 19th Century.


Dimensions

Height = 20 cm (7.9")
Width = 13 cm (5.1")
Depth = 0 cm (0.0")


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Elder Books
Warryfield Farm House
Walford
Ross on Wye
Herefordshire
HR9 5QW
United Kingdom
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