London: Whittaker, Treacher, & Co, 1828-32. 12mo. 5 volumes, set. Mixed editions. First published between 1824 and 1832. Volume 1. fifth edition, 1830; volume 2. new edition, 1829; volume 3. third edition, 1828; volume 4. first edition, 1830; volume 5. second edition, 1832. Uniform black half-leather over marbled boards, gilt. All edges marbled. Boards a little scuffed. Bookplate ('Rissa. Her Book') to each front paste down. Near fine. Item #4432
A charming set of the author's best-known work is a series of sketches about "a small village in the south of England" (Three Mile Cross, near Reading in Berkshire).
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