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1858 1st ed Virginians by William Thackeray Americana Colonization VIRGINIA 2v SET

“To endure is greater than to dare; to tire out hostile fortune; to be daunted by no difficulty; to keep heart when all have lost it; to go through intrigue spotless; to forgo even ambition when the end is gained - who can say this is not greatness?” ― William Makepeace Thackeray, The Virginians

A rare Bradbury first edition in book form of William Makepeace Thackeray’s ‘The Virginians’.

‘The Virginians’ is a story of two brothers, born in the British colony of Virginia, who ultimately end up fighting on opposite sides in the American Revolutionary war. This first edition features 48 engraved illustrations throughout its two volumes!

Item number: #4371

Price: $499

THACKERY, William M.

The Virginians. A Tale of the Last Century.

London : Bradbury and Evans, 1858-'59. 1st ed 1st printing


•Collation: Complete with all pages

o2 volumes

[4], VIII, 382

[4], 376.

48 sheets of illustrations including a frontispiece and engraved title in each volume

•Language: English

•Binding: Leather; tight and secure

•Size: ~8in X 6in (20cm x 15cm)

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1858 1st ed Virginians by William Thackeray Americana

Estimate $499 - $1,000Sep 30, 2018