[BARBAULD Anna Laetitia] The Works of Anna Laetitia Barbauld
Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown & Green 1825
with a memoir by Lucy Aikin, two volumes, contemporary-style quarter-leather over marbled boards by Period Binders, raised bands, decorated in gilt, leather labels, frontispiece volume I, advertisement leaf volume II, several leaves frayed at leading edge, occasional spotting and tanning, a handsome set. does not contain the author’s preface to the 50-volume edition of the British novelists entitled “Origin and Progress of Novel Writing” and the concise biographical notices which introduced each author; 344 and 470 pages