May 16, 2017 - Sale 2448

Sale 2448 - Lot 17

Price Realized: $ 1,625
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 600 - $ 900
(BINDINGS.) Goethe, Virgil, and Dante. Faust, A Tragedy; The Aeneid; The Divine Comedy. 12 volumes (4, 2, and 6, respectively). Titles in red and black. Engraved frontispieces in 2 states (hand-colored and uncolored), lettered tissue guards, illustrated. 4to, uniform contemporary full navy morocco gilt extra, bound at The Riverside Press, top edges gilt, others uncut, small scuffs to three headcaps; intermittent spotting internally, chiefly to front and end matter. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1906

Additional Details

large paper edition, limited issue, number 73 of 650 copies. A fine set.