FINELY BOUND SET OF THE WORKS OF THE BRONTE SISTERS
BRONTE, Charlotte, BRONTE, Emily, and BRONTE, Anne. The Life and Works of Charlotte Bronte and Her Sisters. London: John Murray, (1924). Seven volumes. Octavo, contemporary three-quarter tan morocco gilt, raised bands, gilt emblems of Epsom College on front boards, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt. $2800.
"Haworth Edition" of the works of the Bronte sisters, in a handsome prize binding gilt-stamped with the arms of Epsom College on the front covers, handsomely bound by Birdsall.
Includes Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre, Shirley, Villette, and The Professor; Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte; Agnes Grey and The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Bronte; the poems of Charlotte, Emily, Anne, and Patrick Bronte; and Mrs. Gaskell's Life of Charlotte Bronte. Prize bookplates of Epsom College dated 1939.