Oxford: Limited Editions Club, 1931. Hardcover. Introduction by G.K. Chesterton. Illustrations by John Austen. Complete 2-volume set. 4to. Lavender cloth spines with gilt lettering and decorative paper over boards, dust jackets with paper labels. xviii, 365pp; vi, pp. 367-772. Color frontispieces, full-page color plates, decorative endpapers. Fine/very good. Jackets lightly edgeworn only; lacks slipcase. Item #47591
Magnificent pair of this hefty 1848 Victorian staple, this LEC production features hand-colored Austen lithographs. Colophon at rear notes limitation of 1500 numbered copies (this #1095) signed by Austen. Lovely copy sans slipcase but with bright, clean jackets. NEWMAN 22.