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New York: Quantuck Lane Press, 2005. Introduction by Mark Strand. Illustrated with 104 duotone photographs. 224pp. Wide 4to, grey cloth, slightly edge worn d.w. New York: Quantuck Lane Press, (2005). First edition. Very slight rippling along top edges, otherwise a near fine copy in a very good(+) dust wrapper.
London: William Tegg, 1868. Hand colored woodcut frontispiece and 22 additional colored illustrations five by George Cruikshank. Title page slightly browned with a ghost image of the frontispiece. Small 8vo, rust cloth, gold and black pictorial cover, spine mildly sunned, a.e.g. London: William Tegg, 1868. A very nice copy.
Paris: Chez Janet et Cotelle, 1821. Engraved frontispiece portrait in first volume. 4 volumes. Slim 8vos, very handsomely bound (marked "Serre" on spine) in 3/4 contemporary brown polished calf over mottled boards; ornately gilt spines with thick raised bands, marbled endpapers, uncut edges. Paris: Chez Janet et Cotelle, 1821. Nouvelle edition, enrichie d'un notice sur la vie. Some light scattered foxing throughout, still a near fine copy of this rather attractive set.
Boston: Little Brown, 1899. 24 volumes. Each volume is illustrated with a frontispiece and other fine plates, some of which are in color. 8vo, handsomely bound 3/4 burgundy morocco over marbled boards with ornate gilt-decorated spines; marbled endpapers, uncut edges, top edge gilt. Boston: Little Brown and Company, 1899. A near fine set in a lovely binding. The Edition de Luxe. Number 28 out of only 100 sets printed.
Angers: Jacques-Petit, 1946. Illustrated throughout with color plates by Gabriel Loire. 261 pages with text in French. Thick 8vo, original color pictorial wrappers; spine a bit concave and end chipped, still a very good clean copy. Angers: Jacques-Petit, 1946. Limited edition -- number 2448 of 4000 copies.