Item #4678 The Works of Sir Thomas Browne. Sir Thomas Browne.
The Works of Sir Thomas Browne
The Works of Sir Thomas Browne

The Works of Sir Thomas Browne. Edited by Geoffrey Keynes.

London: Faber & Gwyer (Faber and Faber), 1928-31. 8vo. 6 volumes, set. Limited edition. #191 of 210 sets. Signed by Keynes on the limitation page of volume 1. Original blue stained vellum, gilt. Top edges gilt, others untrimmed. Printed on Kelmscott hand-made paper. Tissue-guarded frontispiece to each volume. A little rubbing and fading to some volumes. Bookplate of J.B. Bury (not the Irish historian who died in 1927) and small Blackwell's label to each front paste down. A near fine set. Item #4678

Volumes 1-4 were published by Faber & Gwyer in 1928. Volumes 5 & 6 followed in 1931, by which time the publisher had changed its name.

Price: £600.00

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