SKU: 13874

Lovely 2 volume edition published by J. M. Dent and Company at Aldine House in London in 1893. Printed inside front boards "This volume is one of the first issue of this edition of Miss Burney's Evelina." Edited by R. Brimley Johnson, Illustrated by W. Cubitt Cooke. Green silk covers with gilt shield on front board. Cloth a little rumpled on Vol 1, slightly darkened on both spines, otherwise VG. Tissue papers intact. Binding tight. Gilt tops of pages clean and bright. Pgs xiii thru 4 in Vol 1 have remains of a soft bend. Previous owner's name penciled in front w/date 1893. Very light browning on end papers. All in all a lovely book that has been cared for. Dent, London, 1893. "First Issue" label inside covers. USED. $75.00