Nov 18, 2014 - Sale 2366

Sale 2366 - Lot 4

Price Realized: $ 6,250
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 4,000 - $ 6,000
AUSTEN, JANE. Northanger Abbey and Persuasion. With a Biographical Notice of the Author. 4 volumes. Half-titles bound after preliminaries. 12mo, 19th-century full tan calf, spines tooled in gilt, red morocco lettering piece to each, joints and a few corners rubbed, a few minor scuffs and shallow abrasions; scattered foxing to contents. London: John Murray, 1818

Additional Details

first edition of both novels. Volumes I and II printed by C. Roworth, Volumes III and IV by T. Davison. Published posthumously in this tandem edition of 1750 copies. Austen's sole four-volume publication. Gilson A9; Sadleir 62e.