Lot 28: AUSTEN, Jane, Novels by Miss Jane Austen, Richard Bentley, 1833 in three volumes, and one vol. 1837 foxing, chips and one loss to spine
March 21, 2017
Lewes, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: AUSTEN, Jane, Novels by Miss Jane Austen, Richard Bentley, 1833 in three volumes, and additional vol. 1837, 8vo. contemporary half calf with marble boards, engraved frontispiece and half title after Pickering and by Greatbatch, comprising Pride and Prejudice: A Novel, Mansfield Park: A Novel, Northanger Abbey & Persuasion (bound as one), together with Sense and Sensibility: A Novel, Bentley, 1837, prelim. leaves damp-stained, chips and one loss to spines (4 vols.)
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Notes: 1833 first Bentley edition, first appearance as a single volume, third edition overall.