The Woodlanders. London: Macmillan, 1887.
3 volumes. 8vo. Half-titles. 2 ad pp at end of vol 1. Original green cloth, upper covers ruled in black and lower covers in blind, spines gilt-lettered. Leaned, hinges weak or cracked, light spotting to endpapers, corners and spine ends bumped.
FIRST EDITION of Hardy's favorite among his own novels. In Sadleir's first binding of smooth rather than bubble-grain cloth. Purdy p 54ff; Sadleir 1120.