London: W. Stockdale, 1819. Full-Leather. Collectible; Very Good. Magnificent 1819 London edition of Don Quixote, bound (and signed) in a sumptuous full calf by Lloyd, Wallis & Lloyd and complete in 4 volumes. All 4 octavo volumes clean and VG+, with especially fine gilt-tooling at the compartments. "With twenty-four highly finished (colored) engravings, from drawings designed expressly for this edition". Translated fron the original Spanish by Charles Jarvis. Except for tasteful, decorative former owner bookplate at each front pastedown, the set is remarkably clean and well-preserved, the beautiful color ilustrations uniformly bright and vivid. Handsome marbled endpapers, al edges gilt. (Inventory #: 8940)
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