Elegant Extracts. From The Most Eminent Prose Writers.

Elegant Extracts. From The Most Eminent Prose Writers.

London: John Sharp, no date [circa 1810]. [Extracts] FINE REGENCY BINDING. Eighteen volumes, small octavo (14 x 9 x ). Beautifully bound in contemporary deep red straight grain morocco, gilt and blind tooling to boards, gilt titles and extensive gilt decoration to spines. All edges gilt, blue endpapers. Each volume with an engraved vignette to the title page. Armorial bookplate of John Bouch to the pastedown of each volume, some spotting, mostly around the title pages, some volumes with neat contemporary annotation to the first blank. Bindings lightly handled. A gorgeous set in a very attractive contemporary binding. Fine. A delightful set of writings consisting of six volumes each of Prose, Verse, and Epistles. Dealing with all topics from the improvingly theological to the frivolously entertaining. Item #41942

Price: £795.00

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