May 25, 2006 - Sale 2081

Sale 2081 - Lot 1

Price Realized: $ 345
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 300 - $ 400
AUSTEN, JANE. Emma. Engraved frontispiece and additional title. 8vo, 19th-century 1/4 calf gilt with red spine label, light dampstaining to binding and preliminaries; few small marginal chips to frontispiece near gutter. London: Bentley, 1836

Additional Details

Early edition published by Richard Bentley who produced the first one-volume edition in 1833. The engraved frontispiece and title in this volume are from the extra sheets used for that edition. Gilson A8.