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TALES AND NOVELS by Maria Edgeworth. In eighteen volumes (Vols. 1-8, 14-16) by  Maria Edgeworth - Hardcover - 1832 - from Noah's Rare Books and

TALES AND NOVELS by Maria Edgeworth. In eighteen volumes (Vols. 1-8, 14-16)

by Edgeworth, Maria

Condition: Good

London: Printed for Baldwin and Craddock, 1832. Full set is eighteen volumes, this contains volumes 1 thru 8 and 15 thru 18 only. Period plum calf gilt, raised bands, Each volume with an extra engraved title-page and frontispiece. Contents: v. 1. CASTLE RACKRENT. An essay on Irish bulls. An essay on the noble science of self-justification -- v. 2. MORAL TALES. Forester. The Prussian vase. The good aunt -- v. 3. Angelina. The good French governess. Mademoiselle Panache. The Knapsack -- v. 4. POPULAR TALES. Lame Jervas. The will. The Limerick gloves. Out of debt out of danger. The lottery. Rosanna -- v. 5. Murad the unlucky. The manufacturers. The contrast. The grateful negro. Tomorrow -- v. 6. TALES OF FASHIONABLE LIFE. Ennui. The dun -- v. 7. Manoeuvring. Almeria  -- v. 8. Vivian -- v. 15. PATRONAGE -- v. 16. Patronage (concluded). Love and law. The rose, thistle, and shamrock.

The set can be broken up if you are looking for specific volumes(s) to complete your set. All volumes are in good condition at a minimum. There is some tearing on a few spines as depicted in photos.

Multi-volume Set

  • Bookseller: Noah's Rare Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: Tales1
  • Title: TALES AND NOVELS by Maria Edgeworth. In eighteen volumes (Vols. 1-8, 14-16)
  • Author: Edgeworth, Maria
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Date published: 1832


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