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A 7 volume set but lacks one book, Israel Potter.
View the items in Melville, Herman Works
A 5 volume collection.
View the items in Luchaire, Achille Innocent III
In three volumes.
View the items in Lounsbury, Thomas R. Shakespearian Wars
A collection of memoirs.
View the items in Lockhart, J.G. Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott, Bart.
Collection contains 7 volumes.
View the items in Lavisse, Ernest and Rambaud, Alfred Histoire Générale du Ive Siècle à Nos Jours
Contains 4 volumes, with edits by Harry Buxton Forman. Has half red morocco dec. gilt, top edge. gilt.
View the items in Keats, John Poetical Works and Other Writings
Second set of the 'New York Editions' owned by Wharton; collection contains 20 volumes (of 24 total). Lacking both The Princess Casamassima and The…
View the items in James, Henry The Novels and Tales (2)
The 'New York Edition' contains 24 volumes, does not have the two posthumous volumes published in 1918. The frontispiece photographs are by Alvin…
View the items in James, Henry The Novels and Tales
New edition and revised contains 20 volumes. Contains George F. Jone's ownership signature in several volumes. Has full cal dec. gilt, and morocco…
View the items in Irving, Washington Works
A collection of plays that have been acted out at the Theartes Royal, Covent Garden, Drury Lane, and Haymarket. Contains biographical and critical…
View the items in Inchbald, Mrs. The British Theatre
Contains 9 volumes, has one duplicate, containing 10 works in all.
View the items in Huxley, Thomas H. Collected Essays
22 works by Thomas Hardy (with one duplicate); several poems are marked. Wessex Poems are inscribed by John Hugh Smith.
View the items in Hardy, Thomas Works by Thomas Hardy
View the items in Ulrich Übersetzt von Wilamowitz-Moellendorff Griechische Tragoedien
View the items in Gresset, J. B. L. Oeuvres
View the items in Greville, Charles C.F. The Greville Memoirs