London: John Murray, 1821-3.
17cm x 11cm. 7 volumes. Brown cloth, gilt lettering.
7 volumes of Lord Byron in uniform bindings published between 1821 and 1823 being early editions of: 1. Chile Harold’s Pilgrimage (2 vols.); 3. The Giaour, The Bride of Abydos, and The Corsair; 4. Lara, Siege of Corinth, Parisina, The Prisoner of Chillon, Beppo, and Mazeppa; 5. Manfred, the Herbrew Melodies, Ode to Napoleon Buonaparte, Monody on the Death of Sheridan, Lament of Tasso, and selected poems, 6. Marino Faliero, and Prophecy of Dante; 7. Sardanapalus: A Tragedy.
Discolouration to cloth with some minor soil marks and rubbing wear to edges. Internally some foxing throughout, minor soiling, and a few page corner creases. Previous owner’s signature to front free endaper of 2 volumes. Good Condition. $200 AUD.