Harriet Martineau's Autobiography + Biographical Sketches (4 Vols., Bound in Full Leather)
by Harriet Martineau
London: Smith, Elder & Co, 1877. Full leather. Very Good +. A handsome example of this 4 volume set, each volume bound in a full navy-blue calf. The 3 volumes which make up the autobiography are 1877 2nd editions and "Biographical Sketches" is the 1869 2nd edition as well. All 4 volumes solid and VG+, each with raised bands, attractive offsetting leather spine labels and fine gilt-tooling within the compartments. A bit of mild wear along the edges and several of the outer hinges, light scuffing to several of the panels. Uniform 12mos, beautiful marbled edges, with matching marbled endpapers and pastedowns. (Inventory #: 17264)
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