Item #140946133 Villette. Charlotte Bronte, Currer Bell.
Villette
Villette
Villette
Villette
Villette

Villette

London: Smith Elder & Co., 1853.

First edition, first printing. Bound in contemporary blind stamped half calf with gilt stamped compartments and five raised bands; red and brown morocco spine labels lettered in gilt. All edges marbled. Complete in three volumes with 12-pages of adverts at rear dated January, 1853. Near Fine with rubbing to edges and boards, dust soiling. Armorial bookplates of Robert Smith on front pastedowns. Bookseller's ticket on front pastedown of volume I. Light toning to contents with sporadic foxing. A beautiful set of this classic Victorian triple decker. Item #140946133

Price: $3,500.00