HAWTHORNE’S WORKS, HANDSOMELY BOUND
HAWTHORNE, Nathaniel. The Complete Works. Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin, circa 1910. Thirteen volumes. Octavo, contemporary three-quarter green morocco, elaborately gilt-decorated spines, raised bands, top edges gilt, uncut and partially unopened. $2500.
Riverside Edition, with introductory notes by Hawthorne’s son-in-law, George Parsons Lathrop.
With numerous illustrations by Blum, Church, Dielman, Gifford, Shirlaw and Turner.
Spines evenly toned to brown. A handsome set in fine condition.