ELIOT, GEORGE. 1919-1880. [First Editions of the Works of George Eliot.] London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1858-1885.

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ELIOT, GEORGE. 1919-1880.
[First Editions of the Works of George Eliot.] London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1858-1885.

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13 Jun 2019, 13:00 EDT

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ELIOT, GEORGE. 1919-1880.
[First Editions of the Works of George Eliot.] London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1858-1885.
12 works in 29 volumes. 8vo (varying sizes). Tan polished calf, gilt, red and blue morocco title labels. Some volumes without half-titles, most without terminal ads, original wrappers bound in at the rear for Daniel Deronda. Minor rubbing to bindings.

An attractively bound set of Eliot's works, all in first edition, containing all of her major novels: Scenes of Clerical Life, 1858 (2 vols); Adam Bede, 1859 (3 vols); Silas Marner, 1861; Mill on the Floss, 1860 (3 vols); Romola, 1863 (3 vols); Felix Holt, 1866 (3 vols); Spanish Gypsy, 1868; Middlemarch, 1871-2 (4 vols); Daniel Deronda, 1876 (4 vols), original wrappers bound at rear of each volume;
Theophrastus Such, 1879; Essays, 1884; Life of George Eliot, 1885 (3 vols). Missing only Legend of Jubal and Other Poems from her contemporary published works.
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ELIOT, GEORGE. 1919-1880. [First Editions of the Works of George Eliot.] London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1858-1885.
ELIOT, GEORGE. 1919-1880. [First Editions of the Works of George Eliot.] London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1858-1885.
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