The Works of Thomas De Quincey "The English Opium Eater" 16 volumes, fine half raspberry morocco. Thomas De Quincey.
The Works of Thomas De Quincey "The English Opium Eater" 16 volumes, fine half raspberry morocco
The Works of Thomas De Quincey "The English Opium Eater" 16 volumes, fine half raspberry morocco
The Works of Thomas De Quincey "The English Opium Eater" 16 volumes, fine half raspberry morocco
The Works of Thomas De Quincey "The English Opium Eater" 16 volumes, fine half raspberry morocco
The Works of Thomas De Quincey "The English Opium Eater" 16 volumes, fine half raspberry morocco

The Works of Thomas De Quincey "The English Opium Eater" 16 volumes, fine half raspberry morocco

Edinburgh: Adam and Charles Black, 1883-1885. Hardcover. Publication dates range from 1883 to 1885, 16 volumes complete, bound in half deep red morocco, marbled boards, handsome gilt spines with raised bands. Near fine with extremely light occasional rubbing to corners. All joints and hinges fine, contents near fine, slight age toning, occasional circular embossed ownership stamp from previous owner on title pages (not all) and last page of most volumes, bookplates of Harris C. Fahnestock, NY -- an investor and bank, co-founder of First National Bank of New York, which would become Citigroup. Volume one--Confessions of an English Opium-Eater, 1862, 290pp.; Volume two--Recollections of the Lakes and the Lake Poets: Coleridge, Wordsworth, and Southey, 1863, 244pp.; Volume three--Last Days of Immanuel Kant and Other Writings, 1863, 342pp.; Volume four--The English Mail Coach and Other Writings, 1862, 352pp.; Volume five--Dr. Samuel Parr, or Whiggism in Its Relations to Literature and Other Writings, 1862, 395pp.; Volume six--Richard Bentley and Other Writings, 1863, 333pp.; Volume seven--Protestantism and Other Essays, 1862, 352pp.; Volume eight--Leaders in Literature With a Notice of Traditional Errors Affecting Them, 1862, 332pp.; Volume nine--The Caesars and Other Papers, 1862, 310pp.; Volume ten--Style and Rhetoric and Other Papers, 1862, 326pp.; Volume eleven--Coleridge and Opium-Eating and Other Writings, 1863, 333pp.; Volume twelve--Speculations Literary and Philosophic, 1863, 303pp.; Volume thirteen--The Art of Conversation and Other Papers, 1863, 332pp.; Volume fourteen--Autobiographic Sketches 1790-1803, 1863, 467pp.; Volume fifteen--Biographies of Shakspeare (Shakespeare), Pope, Goethe, and Schiller and On the Political Parties of Modern England, 1863, 330pp.; and Volume sixteen--Suspiria de Profundis: Being a Sequel to the Confessions of an English Opium-Eater and Other Miscellaneous Writings, 1871, 580pp. Near Fine. Item #H5149

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