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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1883. Introductory notes by George Parsons Lathrop. Frontispiece illustrations with tissue guards by Blum, Church, Dielman, Gifford, Shirlaw and Turner. 12 volumes. Thick 8vos, 3/4 brown morocco with decoratively gilt spines, marbled boards, top edges gilt. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin and Co., (1883). Some very light dampstaining visible in some volumes at top page margin or foot of binding.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1879. Frontispiece and some other illustrations throughout each volume. 12 volumes. 8vos, handsomely bound in contemporary 3/4 brown morocco with highly decorative gilt spines, marbled boards, marbled page edges. Boston: Houghton Mifflin and Company, (1879). A near fine set in handsome bindings. Contains: The Scarlet Letter & The Blithedale Romance; The House of Seven Gables & Snow Image; Tanglewood Tales & Dolliver Romance; The Marble Faun; Mosses from an Old Manse; Twice-Told Tales; A Wonder Book for.....
New York: Croscup, 1902. Translated by Charles Godfrey Leland, frontispiece portraits in 2 states, illustrated, lettered tissue guards. 20 volumes, rubricated titles, 8vo, 3/4 green morocco, raised spines, gilt design on spines, top edges gilt. New York: Croscup & Sterling Co., n.d., ca. 1900. The Dusseldorf edition, number 83 of 250 sets, this copy unnumbered printed on Holland Paper. A near fine set.
London: Longmans, 1884. 2 volumes. Translated by E. Atkinson. Introduction by Professor Tyndall. Illustrated in black and white. 348, 8vos, attractively designed but worn olive green cloth with pictorial gilt stamping (darkened overall and scrape on back cover of vol. 1.). London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1884. A very good(-) set. "A new edition." Previous bookseller's and owner's various plates, notes, and stamps on preliminary pages.
Paris: Trianon, 1928. Published under the direction of Vladimir Pozner. 20 aquarelles. 6 volumes, small 8vo, stiff printed wrappers, untrimmed. Paris: Éditions Trianon, 1928. Fine. One of 475 numbered copies. Le Bonheur au Jeu. 4 aquarelles by Emilien Dufour; Don Juan. 2 aquarelles by Ladislas MEDGYES. Le Voeu. 2 aquarelles by CZEREFKOW. Adventures de la Nuit de Saint-Sylvestre.,4 aquarelles by Edward GOERG. Le Majorat.4 aquarelles by AF COSYNS. L'Homme au Sable Man in the sand. 4 aquarelles by Constant LE.....
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1897. Frontispiece. 13 volumes + 2 volumes of Oliver Wendell Holmes Life and Letters by John Morse with frontispieces and 6 illustrations with lettered tissue guards. Complete in 15 volumes. 8vo, 3/4 red morocco, ornately gilt spine, raised bands, marbled boards, top edge gilt. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1897. Riverside edition. A beautiful set.