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3 volumes. [2], 307, [1, blank]; [2], 239, [1, blank]; [2], 323, [1, blank] pp. (12mo) 6¾x3½, period half calf and marbled boards, respined with matching calf, title stamped in gilt. First Edition. Engraved armorial bookplate of Lady Tara on front pastedown of first volume. One of the greatest and best-loved novels in the English language. Though an incomplete copy with some missing leaves supplied in facsimiile, the set is overall quite presentable and a rare opportunity to own an affordable first edition.
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Author: Austen, Jane
Place Published: London
Publisher Name: Printed for T. Egerton
Date Published: 1813

Condition

Half-titles in all volumes; title page and first text leaf in vols 1 & 3; and pp. 197-212 in vol 3 supplied in facsimile; margin of p. 144/45 in vol. 3 repaired with slight lost of text; some scuffing to covers.

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6: Pride and Prejudice

Estimate $5,000 - $8,000Sep 14, 2006
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